manufacturing and trades programs

Air Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration

A35100 (Associate Degree) D35100A (Diploma) C35100A (Certificate) C35100B (Certificate)

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology curriculum provides the basic knowledge to develop
skills necessary to work with residential and light commercial systems.

Topics include mechanical refrigeration, heating and cooling theory, electricity, controls, and safety. The diploma
program covers air conditioning, furnaces, heat pumps, tools and instruments. In addition, the AAS degree covers
residential building codes, residential system sizing, and advanced comfort systems.

Diploma graduates should be able to assist in the start up, preventive maintenance, service, repair, and/or
installation of residential and light commercial systems. AAS degree graduates should be able to demonstrate an
understanding of system selection and balance and advanced systems

In addition to the courses listed below, students may be required to take transition/co-requisite classes based on RISE criteria. These classes do not count toward hours required for graduation.

Potential Careers

Many jobs are available for the HVACR industry including installation mechanic, service technician, sales and management. The skills can also give you knowledge on the manufacturing and distribution side as well.

Work Areas

Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program allows a student to obtain a promising career in a very successful industry. Students will gain knowledge in their field that will set them apart from any other new hire applicants. The industry is in desperate need of newly trained qualified applicants. MTCC will help you enter the field ready for the challenge ahead.

Typical Salary (Entry-Level)
Typical Salary (Mid-Career)


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