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Electrical and Instrumentation Technology (AAS-EIT)

Program Locations: The Academy at Fairhope Airport and Thomasville Campus

Career-Technical Division

Length: Four Semesters

The Electrical and Instrumentation Technology program is designed to help students exit the program with hands-on skills and knowledge recognized by industry partners as the key competencies to succeed in the field of instrumentation technology.

This is a career program designed for students to go directly into the labor market upon completion. Although some of the courses in this program will transfer to four-year institutions, this program is not designed to be a transfer program of study; therefore, it is not subject to the terms and conditions of STARS.

Semester One

Item # Title Credits
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
IET 114 Basic Electricity 3
ILT 108 Introduction to Instruments and Process Control 3
INT 117 Principles of Industrial Mechanics 3
WKO 107 or ORI 101 + 1
Sub-total Credits 16

Semester Two

Item # Title Credits
ELT 131 Wiring I Commercial and Industrial 3
ELT 231 Introduction to Programmable Controllers 3
IET 122 Rotating Machinery and Controls 3
IET 131 Fluid Power Systems 3
SPH 106 or SPH 107 + 3
WKO 110 NCCER Core 3
Sub-total Credits 18

Semester Three

Item # Title Credits
ELT 212 Motor Controls II 3
ELT 232 Advanced Programmable Controllers 3
ILT 114 Instrumentation Operation and Calibration 3
MTH 116 or MTH 100 + 3
History, Social Science, or Behavioral Science Elective + 3
Computer Science, Math, or Natural Science Elective + 3
Sub-total Credits 18

Complete Graduation Application

Semester Four

Item # Title Credits
ILT 166 Motors and Transformers I 3
Electrical and Instrumentation AAS Electives + 3
Electrical and Instrumentation AAS Electives + 3
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective (T) + 3
ILT 110 or ILT 214 + 3
Sub-total Credits 15


*Depending on the program or course, a student may also be required to purchase certain necessary tools and supplies.




Financial Aid is Available


Academy at the Fairhope Airport

8600 C County Road 32
Fairhope, AL 36532


30755 Highway 43 South
Thomasville, AL 36784