Heating and Air Conditioning

Heating and Air Conditioning Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 48
Program Start: Fall only

The Heating and Air Conditioning program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
HCR111 Residential Forced Air Heating Systems 3 $630.50
HCR181 Introduction to HVACR 3 $505.50
HCR281 Applied Practices I 5 $2242.50
HCR455 Applied Electricity for HVACR 4 $674.00
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $505.50
Math Electives 3  

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Total Credits 18
Semester 2
HCR114 Boiler Fundamentals 4 $674.00
HCR282 Applied Practices II 3 $505.50
HCR415 Controls for HVACR 3 $505.50
HCR517 HVACR Systems II 5 $937.50
HCR852 Operation Strategies 2 $407.00

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Total Credits 17
Semester 3 – Summer
HCR137 Hydronic Heating Systems 3 $505.50
HCR283 Applied Practices III 3 $505.50
HCR429 HVAC App Controls w/Automated Systems 2 $337.00
HCR602 HVACR Systems III 2 $337.00
HCR911 HVACR Field Experience I 1 $168.50
HCR912 HVACR Field Experience II 2 $337.00

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Total Credits 13
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $842.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $505.50
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $674.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $674.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $674.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt
Buchanan Hall 128
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Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-2329 ext.1062
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Program Advisor

Aaron Winberg
Bremer Hall 161D
319-296-2329 ext.1205
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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