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

Fall 2019 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Power Industry Concepts
Catalog # ETST 240
Class # 15396
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/15/2019
Credits: 3

DC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 106
Class # 15334, 18028 or 18466
Dates: 9/16/2019 - 10/06/2019
Credits: 2

AC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 108
Class # 15341, 18029 or 18467
Dates: 10/07/2019 - 11/10/2019
Credits: 3

Electrical Generation Theories
Catalog # ETST 250
Class # 15412
Dates: 11/11/2019 – 12/08/2019
Credits: 4

Semester 2

Electrical Generation Theories
Catalog # ETST 250
Class # 15397
Dates: 8/26/2019 – 9/29/2019
Credits: 4

Substations
Catalog # ETST 254
Class # 15398
Dates: 9/30/2019 - 10/27/2019
Credits: 3

Transformers
Catalog # ETST 256
Class # 15399
Dates: 10/28/2019 - 11/24/2019
Credits: 3

Protective Relaying
Catalog # ETST 258
Class # 15400
Dates: 11/25/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 3

Electrical Diagram Interpretation
Catalog # ETST 260
Class # 15401
Dates: 12/02/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 2

Semester 3

Power System Operations
Catalog # ETST 262
Class # 15402
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/29/2019
Credits: 3

Interconnected System Operations
Catalog # ETST 266
Class # 15403
Dates: 9/30/2019 - 10/27/2019
Credits: 3

Power Flow
Catalog # ETST 268
Class # 15404
Dates: 10/28/2019 - 11/24/2019
Credits: 3

System Operator Work Practices
Catalog # ETST 270
Class # 15405
Dates: 11/25/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 3

Semester 4

Power System Safety
Catalog # ETST 272
Class # 15406
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/15/2019
Credits: 3

SCADA Systems and Communications
Catalog # ETST 274
Class # 15407
Dates: 9/16/2019 – 10/06/2019
Credits: 3

Power System Economics
Catalog # ETST 276
Class # 15408
Dates: 10/07/2019 - 10/27/2019
Credits: 3

Power System Emerging Concepts
Catalog # ETST 278
Class # 15409
Dates: 10/28/2019 - 11/24/2019
Credits: 3

Reliability Policies & Procedures
Catalog # ETST 280
Class # 15410
Dates: 11/25/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 3

Spring 2020 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Power Industry Concepts
Catalog # ETST 240
Class # 17392
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Applied Math for System Operators
Catalog # ETST 242
Class # 17393
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 2

DC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 106
Class # 17324
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/01/2020
Credits: 2

AC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 108
Class # 17328
Dates: 3/02/2020 – 4/05/2020
Credits: 3

Electrical Generation Theories
Catalog # ETST 250
Class # 17394
Dates: 4/06/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 4

Semester 2

System Elements I - Substations
Catalog # ETST 254
Class # 17395
Dates: 1/13/2020 – 2/16/2020
Credits: 3

System Elements II - Transformers
Catalog # ETST 256
Class # 17396
Dates: 2/17/2020 – 3/15/2020
Credits: 3

System Elements III - Protective Relaying
Catalog # ETST 258
Class # 17397
Dates: 3/23/2020 – 4/19/2020
Credits: 4

Electrical Diagram Interpretation
Catalog # ETST 260
Class # 17398
Dates: 4/27/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 2

Semester 3

Power System Operations
Catalog # ETST 262
Class # 17399
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/16/2020
Credits: 3

Interconnected System Operations
Catalog # ETST 266
Class # 17400
Dates: 2/17/2020 - 3/15/2020
Credits: 3

Power Flow
Catalog # ETST 268
Class # 17401
Dates: 3/23/2020 - 4/19/2020
Credits: 3

System Operator Work Practices
Catalog # ETST 270
Class # 17402
Dates: 4/20/2020 – 5/15/2020
Credits: 3

Semester 4

Power System Safety
Catalog # ETST 272
Class # 17403
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Communication and Control Technology
Catalog # ETST 274
Class # 17404
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/01/2020
Credits: 2

Power System Economics
Catalog # ETST 276
Class # 17405
Dates: 3/02/2020 – 3/29/2020
Credits: 3

Power System Emergency Concepts
Catalog # ETST 278
Class # 17407
Dates: 3/23/2020 - 4/19/2020
Credits: 3

Reliability Policies and Procedures
Catalog # ETST 280
Class # 17408
Dates: 4/20/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 3