Course Schedules

The Electrical Transmission Systems Technology program is available online in a convenient schedule that provides the best learning environment for students.

Items to consider when choosing courses:
  • Courses are offered at set times each semester
    • Spring semester = January - May
    • Summer semester = May - August
    • Fall semester = August - December
       
  • Courses are offered in blocks of 3-5 weeks per class
     
  • Students spend approximately 15-20 hours a week working on a course

The NECE encourages all students to visit with their academic advisor for assistance in choosing courses.

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Electrical Transmission Systems Technology

Spring 2018 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Power Industry Concepts
Catalog # ETST 240
Class # 18058
Dates: 1/08/2018 - 2/04/2018
Credits: 3

Applied Math for System Operators
Catalog # ETST 242
Class # 18059
Dates: 2/05/2018 - 2/25/2018
Credits: 2

DC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 106
Class # 18010 or 18011
Dates: 2/26/2018 - 3/11/2018
Credits: 2

AC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 108
Class # 18017 or 18018
Dates: 3/19/2018 - 4/15/2018
Credits: 3

Electrical Diagram Interpretation
Catalog # ETST 260
Class # 18065
Dates: 4/16/2018 - 5/11/2018
Credits: 2

Semester 2

Electrical Generation Theory
Catalog # ETST 250
Class # 18060 or 20384
Dates: 1/08/2018 - 2/11/2018
Credits: 4

System Elements I - Substations
Catalog # ETST 254
Class # 18061 or 20671
Dates: 2/12/2018 - 3/11/2018
Credits: 3

System Elements II - Transformers
Catalog # ETST 256
Class # 18064 or 20672
Dates: 3/19/2018 - 4/15/2018
Credits: 3

System Elements III - Protective Relaying
Catalog # ETST 258
Class # 18063 or 20673
Dates: 4/16/2018 - 5/11/2018
Credits: 3

Semester 3

Power System Operations
Catalog # ETST 262
Class # 18066
Dates: 1/08/2018 - 2/11/2018
Credits: 3

Interconnected System Operations
Catalog # ETST 266
Class # 18067
Dates: 2/12/2018 - 3/11/2018
Credits: 3

Power Flow
Catalog # ETST 268
Class # 18068
Dates: 3/19/2018 - 4/15/2018
Credits: 3

System Operator Work Practices
Catalog # ETST 270
Class # 18069
Dates: 4/16/2018 – 5/11/2018
Credits: 3

Semester 4

Power System Safety
Catalog # ETST 272
Class # 18070
Dates: 1/08/2018 - 2/11/2018
Credits: 3

Communication and Control Technology
Catalog # ETST 274
Class # 18071
Dates: 2/12/2018 - 3/04/2018
Credits: 2

Power System Economics
Catalog # ETST 276
Class # 18072
Dates: 3/05/2018 - 4/01/2018
Credits: 3

Power System Emergency Concepts
Catalog # ETST 278
Class # 18073
Dates: 4/02/2018 - 4/22/2018
Credits: 3

Reliability Policies & Procedures
Catalog # ETST 280
Class # 18074
Dates: 4/23/2018 - 5/11/2018
Credits: 3