The Associate in Applied Science degree prepares the students to meet challenges offered in the HVAC/R Industry. Students will have the opportunity to work with highly trained and experienced professional instructors, specializing in related areas. The program focuses on the commercial aspect of building management and operation with an emphasis on hands-on-training using the most up-to-date professional training simulators and technology available. The A.A.S. program offers students excellent employment opportunities in the following related areas: service technician, building service engineer, air balancing technician, supervision, and contractor/owner.
The students will also have the opportunity to take the Industry Competency Exam (ICE) for residential.
Residential offered through the Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI). The (ICE) certification can make a major difference in the quality of jobs offered and starting salary. Technical jobs are among the fastest growing job section of the economy.