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Electric Utility Transformer Test Specialist (Diploma) (D50510)

Please Note:  Program changes effective 2020 Fall. Please see your advisor if working off of an older catalog.

The Electric Utility Transformer Test Specialist diploma program can be completed in four semesters with classes being offered in the evening to cater to those who already have employment but may be looking for a change in careers. The diploma program was created in response to the utility industry’s immediate demand for more technicians capable of working on large power transformers.

Students who complete this program will be prepared for employment in the utility industry providing installation, commissioning, maintenance and trouble-shooting for large power transformers and maintenance for electric utility substations. Employment opportunities can also be found with supporting companies in the industry, such as transformer manufacturers.

Graduates of the diploma program will be considered one year into the EUSRT associate degree program.

This evening diploma program begins spring semester 2016.

Electric Utility Transformer Test Specialist

Semester Schedule

First Year - Fall Semester

ACA 122 College Transfer Success Credits: 1
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity Credits: 5
ELC 131 Circuit Analysis I Credits: 4
EUS 110 Intro to Electric Utility Industry Credits: 4
    Credits: 9-10

First Year - Spring Semester

ELC 117 Motors and Controls Credits: 4
ELN 231 Industrial Controls  Credits: 3
EUS 130 Electric Utility Print Reading Credits: 4
EUS 210 Large High Voltage Power Transformers I Credits: 3
  Humanities/Fine Arts Elective* Credits: 3
    Credits: 13-14

First Year - Summer Semester

EUS 215 Large High Voltage Power Transformers II Credits: 3
EUS 240 Substation Ancillary Systems Credits: 3
    Credits: 6

Second Year - Fall Semester

ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry Credits: 3
EUS 225 Electric Utility Safety & Human Performance Credits: 2
MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra Credits: 4
    Credits: 9