2019-2020 College Catalog

Industrial Electrical Controls TCC

Program Description (Major Code: IE31)

The Industrial Electrical Controls Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for an entry-level position in a commercial or industrial environment in which electrical controls are utilized. Emphasis is placed on electrical theory, electric motors, and programmable logic controllers.

Admissions Requirements

  • Must be 16 years of age
  • Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply
  • Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
  • Transfer of previous post-secondary credits will be determined by the Office of Enrollment Services

Student Performance/Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.

Course Outline


General Education Courses (3 Credits)

MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics


Occupational Courses (10 Credits)

IDFC 1007Industrial Safety Procedures


ELTR 1180Electrical Controls


ELTR 1220Industrial PLC's


Select one of the following Ac courses (3 Credits)

IDFC 1012Alternating Curent I


IDSY 1105AC Circuit Analysis


ELTR 1020


Total Credit Hours: 16

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 2 Credits

Estimated Program Cost: $2,611