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Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology

Associate in Applied Science Degree
60 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0060

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

One course from EGL 102, EGL 111, EGL 212, SPE 103
(EGL 111 Recommended)

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

3

 

(MAT 114 or MAT 116; both courses recommended)

 

Area C — 

Science

0

 

(No course needed)

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3

 

One course from a social or behavioral science discipline

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline

 

Area F — 

Contemporary Global Studies*

0-3

 

One course that satisfies  Contemporary Global Studies requirement

 

Other General Education credits 

0-3

 

Additional credits from Areas B, C, D, E or F if needed to meet 18-credit-hour minimum

 


Total General Education Requirements:


18

   

Major Requirements:

Credit Hours

AHR 101 Introduction to Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

4

AHR 102 Air Conditioning I

4

AHR 104 Introduction to Electricity and Automatic Controls

4

AHR 105 EPA Section 608 Certification

1

AHR 201 Commercial Refrigeration Systems

4

AHR 202 Air Conditioning II

4

AHR 203 Heating and Air Conditioning Load Calculations

3

AHR 208 Advanced Automatic Controls

4

FME 240 Energy Management and DDC Controls

3

PHY 101 Applied Physics

4


Select courses from the following to complete the 60-credit-hour required total:


7-8**

Additional AHR courses

3-4

FME 101 Introduction to Facilities Management and Engineering

3

FME 107 Blueprint Reading for Building Trades

4


Total Major Requirements:

42


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Applied Science Degree:

60

 

 

*Students may take a Contemporary Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

**The number of credits required will vary depending on courses taken in the General Education requirements.

 

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IMPORTANT DATES


June 8
Summer 2015 eight-week session begins.

June 8
Three-week first summer interim faculty grading due.

June 15
Summer 2015 seven-week session classes begin.

June 15
Four-week first summer interim faculty grading due.

June 18
ELast day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

June 25
Last day to change to Audit.

June 25
Last day to drop and have course dropped from record.

July 2
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

July 4
Independence Day holiday College closed.

July 6
Independence Day holiday observance, no classes. College open.

July 7
ast day to withdraw with a "W" (no withdrawals after mid-term). Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after July 7.

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