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Heating and Air Conditioning Courses

Award: Diploma (Diploma)
Required number of credits: 48
Program Start: Fall

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Course Descriptions: Show All | Hide All

Semester 1
HCR-111 Residential Forced Air Heating Systems 3 $618.00
HCR-181 Introduction to HVACR 3 $603.00
HCR-281 Applied Practices I 5 $2623.00
HCR-455 Applied Electricity for HVACR 4 $1204.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3 $603.00
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $804.00
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
HCR-114 Boiler Fundamentals 4 $804.00
HCR-282 Applied Practices II 3 $919.00
HCR-415 Controls for HVACR 3 $618.00
HCR-517 HVACR Systems II 5 $1062.00
HCR-852 Operation Strategies 2 $402.00
Total Credits 17

Semester 3 — Summer
HCR-137 Hydronic Heating Systems 3 $603.00
HCR-283 Applied Practices III 3 $648.00
HCR-429 HVAC App Controls with Automated Systems 2 $417.00
HCR-602 HVACR Systems III 2 $417.00
HCR-911 HVACR Field Experience I 1 $201.00
HCR-912 HVACR Field Experience II 2 $402.00
Total Credits 13

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $804.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $603.00
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $603.00
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $804.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $804.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $804.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2020–2021 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Academic/College Success Advisor

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
Butler Hall 122
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Program Advisor

Aaron Winberg
Bremer Hall 161D
319-296-2329 ext.1205
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Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
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Business and Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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