Energy Technology Degree Program

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Energy Technology students in the MIAT shop, practising real world skills they’ll use on the job

16 Month Associate of Applied Science Degree in Energy Technology

The Energy Technology AAS Degree Program is a combination of classroom, hands-on assignments and critical thinking skills to become a well rounded technician in a dynamic industry.

Employers who answered surveys from the MIAT Career Services Department stated they are looking for applicants who possess critical communication, problem solving, and analytical skills that can be acquired by completion of a college degree.

The general education courses expand and enhance non-technical skills important to the career growth and development of graduates of this program.

Course Outline

Energy Technology Section

Course Name Clock Hours
Learning Skills History and Math 72
OSHA 48
Tools and Professional Skills 48
Precision Measuring and Rigging 72
Materials Processes and Welding 84
Inspection 36
DC Electrical Theory 60
AC Electrical Theory 60
Climb and Rescue 54
Wind Operation and Renewable Energy66
Hydraulics and Gears 60
PLC and SCADA 60
Gas Turbine and Co-Generation Operation 66
Gas Turbine Maintenance 54
Boiler Operation60
Steam Operation 60
Process Systems and Components 60
Refining Processes and Energy Platform Service 60
Compression Technology 30
Advanced Electrical Theory and Troubleshooting 90

General Education Section

Course Name Clock Hours
Intermediate Algebra 40
English Composition40
Public Speaking 40
Introduction to Sociology 40
Environmental Sciences 40
Organizational Behavior 40

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A sample of job titles include:

  • Power Plant Operator
  • Maintenance Worker/Repairer
  • Industrial Mechanic,
  • Electrical/Electrician Repairer
  • Auxiliary Operator,
  • Control Operator
  • Operations and Maintenance Technician
  • Field Service Technician
  • Boiler Operator
  • Gas Turbine Technician
  • Wind Turbine Construction Technician
  • Wind Service Technician
  • Solar Installation Technician
  • And more!

Get Backed by Over 45 Years of Success

MIAT Established 1969 - Building Technical Careers

Since 1969 MIAT School of Technology has helped thousands of individuals get the industry-relevant skills, experience and connections it takes to pursue rewarding technical careers. After more than 45 years in technical career education, MIAT has built an excellent reputation and strong working relationships with top employers.

We partner directly with employers to develop programs specifically tailored to fit their needs. As a MIAT student you get the relevant, up-to-date skills employers are look for.

Is a Rewarding Career as an Energy Technician Right For You? Don’t Delay! Get More Info…

To learn more about Energy Technician career training and to explore if MIAT is right for you, fill out the form now.

Or come see for yourself – Book a Tour and get a feel for what it’s like to be an Energy Technician and see if MIAT is right for you.

To speak to a friendly and knowledgeable MIAT Advisor right away, call the campus nearest you:

Houston, TX: 888-547-7047

Canton, MI: 800-447-1310

Find out more about the opportunities waiting for you in our Energy Technology Degree program!

Associate in Applied Science in Energy Technology Gainful Employment Disclosure – Canton 

Associate in Applied Science in Energy Technology Gainful Employment Disclosure – Houston

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