AAS in Electric Power Technology - Details

All classes are offered online to fit your schedule, and you can enroll any time. BSC's online energy courses last three to five weeks, enabling you to complete three to five courses per traditional semester. Courses for this program begin every three to five weeks on a rotating schedule. This ensures flexibility. Your degree accommodates your personal and professional schedules.

This degree requires 68 credit hours:

Electric Power Technical Program Credit Hours: 53 credit hours

General Education Credits: Total 15 credit hours

Online technical courses for the program:

  • ELPW 111 Introduction to Electrical Industry and Power Grid 
  • ENRT 103 Applied Math
  • ENRT 106 DC Fundamentals 
  • ENRT 108 AC Fundamentals 
  • ENRT 115 Industrial Composition 
  • ELPW 105 Electrical System Fundamentals 
  • ELPW 109 Electrical Industry Safety 
  • ELPW 110 Basic Print Reading 
  • ELPW 112 Electrical System Components 
  • ELPW 118 Industrial Communication 
  • ELPW 200 Advanced Print Reading 
  • ELPW 202 Advanced Industrial Safety 
  • ELPW 204 Advanced Electrical Systems 
  • ELPW 206 Electrical System Protection


Line Construction Specialization

  • ELPW 250 Transformers 
  • ELPW 230 Underground Line Construction 
  • ELPW 210 Overhead Transmission and Distribution Line Construction 

Substation Specialization

  • ELPW 251 Substation Construction and Maintenance 
  • ELPW 211 Substation Relays 
  • ELPW 231 Substation Operations 

System Design Specialization

  • ELPW 208 Advanced Math 
  • ELPW 212 System Design Basics 
  • ELPW 232 System Design Analysis 
  • ELPW 252 Civil Design 

Metering Specialization

  • ELPW 208 Advanced Math 
  • ELPW 213 Fundamentals of Metering 
  • ELPW 233 Single-Phase Metering and Polyphase Metering 
  • ELPW 253 Advanced Metering Technology

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