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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 Alabama Transfers state transfer and articulation reporting system.

Semester One

Item # Title Credits
CIS 146 Computer 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
WKO 110 NCCER Core 3
Sub-total Credits 15

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
Sub-total Credits 15

Complete Graduation Application

Semester Four

Item # Title Credits
ILT 166 Motors and Transformers I 3
ILT 214 Control and Troubleshooting Flow, Level, Temperature, Pressure and Level Processes 3
Electrical and Instrumentation AAS Electives + 3
Electrical and Instrumentation AAS Electives + 3
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective (T) + 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


Thomasville Campus

30755 Highway 43 South
Thomasville, AL 36784

Academy at the Fairhope Airport

8600 C County Road 32
Fairhope, AL 36532