Technological change in the electrical industry is resulting in a need for electricians and service technicians with both an up-to-date knowledge of advanced technology and a solid understanding of fundamental electrical troubleshooting skills. Graduates of NCC's Electrical Construction Technology program will have a solid understanding of electrical theory as well as the needed practical skills associated with residential and commercial wiring. From the installation of wiring to the testing of electrical equipment, students will start laying a solid foundation for a future that may see them grow into the roles of construction management, electrical foreman, or owning their own electrical contracting firm. Electrical construction technology students can expect to start as wiring apprentices or service technicians with significant potential for future career growth. They will go out into the working world with the potential to someday become their own boss.
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Careers in Electrical Construction Technology
Those with a solid technical understanding of background in electrical construction will be well prepared for a number of high demand career pathways, including but not limited to: electrical contracting, licensed electricians, industrial wiring technicians, and electrical service technicians. Electricians work indoors and out, in nearly every type of facility and environment. Most electricians work full time, which may include evenings and weekends.
Electrical Construction Technology Career Paths
- Inside Wireman
- VDV Installer/Technician
- Residential Wireman
Degrees We Offer
- Associate in Applied Science | 2 years