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Heating and Air Conditioning Courses

Award: 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 are subject to change.

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

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

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

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

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