Certificate and AAS in Power Plant Technology - Details

The courses in EPCE and Bismarck State College’s online Power Plant Technology (PWRP) program are:

  • Flexible to accommodate personal and professional schedules.
  • Offered every 3-5 weeks on a rotating schedule with the ability to enroll at any time.

The technical courses in this online program can count towards an Associate’s of Applied Science Degree or Certificate in Power Plant Technology.  Courses can also be taken individually for professional development or training.

Online Technical Courses for Program:

  • ENRT 101 Introduction to Energy Technology
  • ENRT 105 Safety, Health & Environment
  • ENRT 107 Mechanical Fundamentals
  • ENRT 110 Plant Equipment & Systems
  • ENRT 112 Print Reading
  • ENRT 103 Applied Math
  • ENRT 104 Electrical Fundamentals
  • ENRT 116 Instrumentation & Control
  • ENRT 118 Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow & Thermodynamics
  • ENRT 120 Water Purification & Treatment
  • ENRT 205 Steam Generation
  • ENRT 215 Operations, Troubleshooting & Communication
  • PWRP 203 Energy Sources & Conversions
  • PWRP 207 Boilers & Environmental Protection
  • PWRP 210 Turbines & Combined Cycle
  • PWRP 224 Power Generation, Components & Protection
  • ENRT 220 Practical Applications



AAS Degree Requirements

The Power Plant Technology  Associate of Applied Science degree requires 67 credit hours

  • Technical program: 52 credit hours
  • General education: 15 credit hours

Certificate Requirements

The Power Plant Technology Certificate requires 56 credit hours.

  • Technical program: 52 credit hours
  • General education: 4 credit hours



Ask a BSC advisor
Melinda Landis
Advisor, NECE
701-224-5693
melinda.landis@bismarckstate.edu



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