Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 74
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Construction Electricity diploma program prepares students to build, install, maintain and repair electrical systems that provide heat, light, or power for residential, commercial and industrial structures. Technical and general courses provide students with a mix of theory and hands-on application in classroom, lab settings, and job sites. This comprehensive program includes maintenance of electrical equipment, wiring methods, blueprint reading, material selection, programmable controllers, and the National Electric Codes.

Program Locations

  • Northland Community and Technical College, East Grand Forks 56721

Labor Market Information

  • Electricians
  • Median wage:$28.90/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers
  • Median wage:$33.04/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Signal and Track Switch Repairers
  • Median wage:$28.81/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
  • Electrician Helpers
  • Median wage:$12.98/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Northland Community and Technical College
Northland Community and Technical College
1101 Highway 1 E Thief River Falls, MN 56701 Toll-Free: (800) 959-6282 Local: (218) 683-8800 TTY: (800) 627-3529