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 2018 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Power Industry Concepts
Catalog # ETST 240
Class # 15950
Dates: 8/20/2018 - 9/09/2018
Credits: 3

Applied Math for System Operators
Catalog # ETST 242
Class # 15951
Dates: 9/10/2018 – 9/30/2018
Credits: 2

DC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 106
Class # 16064 or 16065
Dates: 10/1/2018 - 10/21/2018
Credits: 2

AC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 108
Class # 16070 or 16071
Dates: 10/22/2018 - 11/18/2018
Credits: 3

Electrical Diagram Interpretation
Catalog # ETST 260
Class # 15956
Dates: 11/19/2018 - 12/14/2018
Credits: 2

Semester 2

Electrical Generation Theory
Catalog # ETST 250
Class # 15952
Dates: 8/20/2018 - 9/23/2018
Credits: 4

System Elements I - Substations
Catalog # ETST 254
Class # 15953
Dates: 9/24/2018 - 10/21/2018
Credits: 3

System Elements II - Transformers
Catalog # ETST 256
Class # 15954
Dates: 10/22/2018 - 11/18/2018
Credits: 3

System Elements III - Protective Relaying
Catalog # ETST 258
Class # 15955
Dates: 11/19/2018 - 12/14/2018
Credits: 3

Semester 3

Power System Operations
Catalog # ETST 262
Class # 15957
Dates: 8/20/2018 - 9/23/2018
Credits: 3

Interconnected System Operations
Catalog # ETST 266
Class # 15958
Dates: 9/24/2018 - 10/21/2018
Credits: 3

Power Flow
Catalog # ETST 268
Class # 15959
Dates: 10/22/2018 - 11/18/2018
Credits: 3

System Operator Work Practices
Catalog # ETST 270
Class # 15960
Dates: 11/19/2018 - 12/14/2018
Credits: 3

Semester 4

Power System Safety
Catalog # ETST 272
Class # 15961
Dates: 8/20/2018 - 9/09/2018
Credits: 3

Communications & Control Technology
Catalog # ETST 274
Class # 15962
Dates: 9/10/2018 – 9/30/2018
Credits: 2

Power System Economics
Catalog # ETST 276
Class # 15963
Dates: 10/1/2018 - 10/21/2018
Credits: 3

Power System Emerging Concepts
Catalog # ETST 278
Class # 15964
Dates: 10/22/2018 - 11/18/2018
Credits: 3

Reliability Policies & Procedures
Catalog # ETST 280
Class # 15965
Dates: 11/19/2018 - 12/14/2018
Credits: 3

Spring 2019 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Power Industry Concepts
Catalog # ETST 240
Class # 17880
Dates: 1/07/2019 - 2/03/2019
Credits: 3

Applied Math for System Operators
Catalog # ETST 242
Class # 17881
Dates: 2/04/2019 - 3/03/2019
Credits: 2

DC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 106
Class # 17816
Dates: 3/04/2019 - 3/31/2019
Credits: 2

AC Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 108
Class # 17820
Dates: 4/01/2019 - 4/21/2019
Credits: 3

Electrical Diagram Interpretation
Catalog # ETST 260
Class # 17887
Dates: 4/21/2019 - 5/10/2019
Credits: 2

Semester 2

Electrical Generation Theory
Catalog # ETST 250
Class # 17882
Dates: 1/07/2019 - 2/10/2019
Credits: 4

System Elements I - Substations
Catalog # ETST 254
Class # 17883
Dates: 2/11/2019 - 3/10/2019
Credits: 3

System Elements II - Transformers
Catalog # ETST 256
Class # 17884
Dates: 3/18/2019 - 4/14/2019
Credits: 3

System Elements III - Protective Relaying
Catalog # ETST 258
Class # 17886
Dates: 4/15/2019 - 5/10/2019
Credits: 3

Semester 3

Power System Operations
Catalog # ETST 262
Class # 17888
Dates: 1/07/2019 - 2/10/2019
Credits: 3

Interconnected System Operations
Catalog # ETST 266
Class # 17889
Dates: 2/11/2019 - 3/10/2019
Credits: 3

Power Flow
Catalog # ETST 268
Class # 17890
Dates: 3/18/2019 - 4/14/2019
Credits: 3

System Operator Work Practices
Catalog # ETST 270
Class # 17891
Dates: 4/15/2019 – 5/10/2019
Credits: 3

Semester 4

Power System Safety
Catalog # ETST 272
Class # 17892
Dates: 1/07/2019 - 2/10/2019
Credits: 3

Communication and Control Technology
Catalog # ETST 274
Class # 17893
Dates: 2/11/2019 - 3/03/2019
Credits: 2

Power System Economics
Catalog # ETST 276
Class # 17894
Dates: 3/04/2019 - 4/01/2019
Credits: 3

Power System Emergency Concepts
Catalog # ETST 278
Class # 17895
Dates: 4/01/2019 - 4/21/2019
Credits: 3

Reliability Policies & Procedures
Catalog # ETST 280
Class # 17896
Dates: 4/22/2019 - 5/10/2019
Credits: 3