Electricity

Electricity

Degree Type

28-credit Technical Diploma

Program Code

31-413-1

Time to Degree

1 year

Start Date

August / January

How You'll Learn

On Campus

Daytime

Evening

Learn to apply key electricity skills and knowledge in commercial, residential and industrial settings. Explore the National Electrical Code and emerging trends in the industry. Learn to read construction drawings and use appropriate safety measures when working with electricity.

Deadlines To Know*

Fall 2022 Start

  • Submit application by August 1, 2022
  • Complete checklist items by August 8, 2022

Spring 2022 Start

  • Submit application by January 3, 2022
  • Complete checklist items by January 10, 2022

Summer 2022 Start

  • This program cannot be started in summer.

* Application deadlines are subject to change based on program demand.

Tuition Costs

The cost of your degree depends on a number of factors, including where you live, how your program is delivered, how long it takes to finish your program and the financial aid you receive. Explore current tuition and fees.

How To Apply

Questions on the application process? Visit the Admissions page or contact an Admissions Advisor.

 

Program Details

Questions? We'd love to help! Connect with our Outreach team by filling out our online form or by email at outreach@wctc.edu.

If you enjoy a technical challenge, are an analytical problem solver, and like following complex directions to fix mechanical and electrical problems, a job as an electrician may be right for you. Those working in this field assess equipment and system malfunctions and restore them to proper working order.

  • Electrician
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Journeyworker
  • Master Electrician

$32,500 – $46,700 annually

Salary range estimates based on wages for related occupations in Waukesha County as reported by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI). Individual wages may vary based on experience, industry, location and specific job requirements.

Check the WCTC Graduate Success Report to view our graduates’ entry wages.

As a program student, you are eligible to receive:

  • Financial aid loans
  • Scholarships
  • Other forms of assistance

Learn more about financial aid.

What Makes This Program Unique?

1

The broad scope of the curriculum will prepare you for careers in residential, commercial and industrial settings.

2

Earn your OSHA 10-hour certification as part of this program.

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