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    96% Graduate Employment/Transfer rate
    Electricians, technicians, inspectors, and specialists. Numerous industry jobs await you.
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    Residential Design student.
    96% Graduate Employment/Transfer rate
    Electricians, technicians, inspectors, and specialists. Numerous industry jobs await you.
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    Electrical & Electromechanical Technology student.
    96% Graduate Employment/Transfer rate
    Electricians, technicians, inspectors, and specialists. Numerous industry jobs await you.
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Residential Electrical Construction

  •  Estimated Cost: $3,680

    Program Length: 2 semesters

    Locations: Milford

    Start Term(s): Fall

    Awards Offered: Cert

    Program Description

    We can help you start your career as a skilled electrician with a certificate in Electrical & Electromechanical Technology – Residential Construction. You will spend time in our hands-on lab settings which prepares you to work on residential wiring. You will learn to install electrical systems in two-family or a multi-family residential dwelling not larger than three stories in height. This certificate program will introduce you to the residential electrician industry and provide you with knowledge and skills necessary for a residential apprentice electrician.

    Residential installations are defined as "an installation intended for a single-family or two-family residential dwelling or a multi-family residential dwelling not larger than three stories in height."

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    Below are the required courses for this program. If you have questions please contact:

    Dan Schweitzer, Program Co-Chair
    402-761-8361, 1-800-933-7223, ext. 8361
    dschweitzer@southeast.edu

    Jordan Liekhus, Program Co-Chair
    402-761-8300, 1-800-933-7223, ext. 8300
    jliekhus@southeast.edu

    You will be successful in our Electrical & Electromechanical Technology program if you:

    • like to work in a variety of work settings and are willing to travel to new
    • have good math and computation skills
    • use your critical thinking skills to analyze a situation and solve the problem
    • enjoy a physically active job and have good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
    • have excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • are able to manage your time
    • like to work with a team to complete projects in a timely manner

    You can start the Electrical & Electromechanical Technology program in the Fall or Spring terms. Follow these steps to finish your application:

    1. Want to learn more about SCC? Come see how SCC will help you achieve Your Path to Possible! Schedule a campus visit!
    2. Need help exploring career opportunities or navigating the admissions process? Schedule an appointment with an Admissions Counselor.
    3. Ready to apply? Complete an Application for Admission.
    4. Submit ACT, SAT, Next Generation Accuplacer, or Accuplacer test scores (reading and math) or official college transcripts showing completion of post-secondary coursework in English and math to the Admissions Office at any SCC location.

    You will focus on electrical and industrial electronic principles before you choose your focus area. In addition, you are required to provide or purchase a basic tool set during the first semester.

    We give you the skills necessary to get your career started with a high volt of energy. Electrical & Electromechanical Technology - Residential Electrical Construction career options include:

    • Apprentice Electrician

    The Electrical Construction certificate does not, on its own, qualify toward required experience in Nebraska.

    SCC has not made a determination if these programs’ curricula meet the educational requirements in any state other than Nebraska.

    Southeast Community College is a State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Institution (NC-SARA) institution. As such, SCC is unable to offer online or distance courses to students in the following areas at this time: American Samoa, Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

    Dan Schweitzer, Program Co-Chair
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8361
    dschweitzer@southeast.edu

    Jordan Liekhus, Program Co-Chair
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8300
    jliekhus@southeast.edu

    Jeffrey Ives, Instructor Chair
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8274
    jives@southeast.edu

    Nathan Breuer, Instructor
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8297
    nbreuer@southeast.edu

    Matt Hosch, Instructor
    1-800-933-7223, ext. 8297
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8427
    mhosch@southeast.edu

    Bob Redler, Instructor
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    Certifications held: Cisco, Microsoft, ISCET, CompTia
    402-761-8348
    bredler@southeast.edu

    Mike Stalker, Instructor
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8295
    mstalker@southeast.edu

    Kevin Timoney, Instructor
    AAS, Southeast Community College
    402-761-8271
    ktimoney@southeast.edu

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