Heating and Air Conditioning

Heating and Air Conditioning Courses

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

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

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.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Non-Transfer Gen Ed
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
HCR111 Residential Forced Air Heating Systems 3 $908.25
HCR181 Introduction to HVACR 3 $533.25
HCR281 Applied Practices I 5 $2388.75
HCR455 Applied Electricity for HVACR 4 $961.00
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $533.25
Math Electives 3

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Total Credits 18
Semester 2
HCR114 Boiler Fundamentals 4 $711.00
HCR282 Applied Practices II 3 $533.25
HCR415 Controls for HVACR 3 $533.25
HCR517 HVACR Systems II 5 $993.75
HCR852 Operation Strategies 2 $427.50

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Total Credits 17
Semester 3 – Summer
HCR137 Hydronic Heating Systems 3 $533.25
HCR283 Applied Practices III 3 $533.25
HCR429 HVAC App Controls with Automated Systems 2 $355.50
HCR602 HVACR Systems III 2 $355.50
HCR911 HVACR Field Experience I 1 $177.75
HCR912 HVACR Field Experience II 2 $355.50

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Total Credits 13
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $888.75
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $711.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $533.25
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $711.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $711.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $711.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2017–2018 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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