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Course Schedules

The Process Plant program is available online and on campus 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 (no campus courses in summer 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.

Process Plant Technology

Fall 2019 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Introduction to Energy Technology
Catalog # ENRT 101
Class # 15319 or 15321
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/29/2019
Credits: 4

Safety, Health & Environmental Practices
Catalog # ENRT 105
Class # 15330 or 15331
Dates: 9/30/2019 - 10/27/2019
Credits: 3

Mechanical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 107
Class # 15337 or 15338
Dates: 10/28/2019- 11/17/2019
Credits: 2

Plant Equipment and Systems
Catalog # ENRT 110
Class # 15342 or 15343
Dates: 11/18/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 4
 

Semester 2

Print Reading
Catalog # ENRT 112
Class # 15346
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/22/2019
Credits: 3

Applied Math
Catalog # ENRT 103
Class # 15325
Dates: 9/23/2019- 10/20/2019
Credits: 3

Electrical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 104
Class # 15327 or 15328
Dates: 10/21/2019 - 11/17/2019
Credits: 3

Instrumentation & Control
Catalog # ENRT 116
Class # 15356 or 15357
Dates: 11/18/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 4
 

Semester 3

Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow & Thermodynamics
Catalog # ENRT 118
Class # 15359 or 15360
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/22/2019
Credits: 3

Water Purification & Treatment
Catalog # ENRT 120
Class # 15363 or 15364
Dates: 9/23/2019- 10/20/2019
Credits: 3

Steam Generation
Catalog # ENRT 205
Class # 15368 or 15369
Dates: 10/21/2019 - 11/24/2019
Credits: 3

Operations, Troubleshooting & Communications
Catalog # ENRT 215
Class # 15372 or 15373
Dates: 11/25/2019- 12/20/2019
Credits: 3
 

Semester 4

Hydrocarbon Chemistry
Catalog # PROP 235
Class # 15438
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/22/2019
Credits: 3

Distillation & Refinery Operations
Catalog # PROP 237
Class # 15441
Dates: 9/23/2019- 10/20/2019
Credits: 4

Gas Processing
Catalog # PROP 239
Class # 15442
Dates: 10/21/2019 - 11/10/2019
Credits: 3

Ethanol & Biofuels Production
Catalog # PROP 244
Class # 15444
Dates: 11/11/2019 - 12/08/2019
Credits: 3

Practical Applications
Catalog # ENRT 220
Class # 11847
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 2

Fall 2019 On Campus Course Schedule

Semester 1 (1:00pm-4:30pm)

Introduction to Energy Technology
Catalog # ENRT 101
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/29/2019
Credits: 4

Safety, Health & Environmental Practices
Catalog # ENRT 105
Dates: 9/30/2019 - 10/27/2019
Credits: 3

Mechanical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 107
Dates: 10/28/2019- 11/17/2019
Credits: 2

Plant Equipment and Systems
Catalog # ENRT 110
Dates: 11/18/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 4
 

Semester 2 (1:00pm - 4:30pm)

Print Reading
Catalog # ENRT 112
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/22/2019
Credits: 3

Applied Math
Catalog # ENRT 103
Dates: 9/23/2019- 10/20/2019
Credits: 3

Electrical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 104
Dates: 10/21/2019 - 11/17/2019
Credits: 3

Instrumentation & Control
Catalog # ENRT 116
Dates: 11/18/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 4
 

Semester 3 (1:00pm - 4:30pm)

Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow & Thermodynamics
Catalog # ENRT 118
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/22/2019
Credits: 3

Water Purification & Treatment
Catalog # ENRT 120
Dates: 9/23/2019- 10/20/2019
Credits: 3

Steam Generation
Catalog # ENRT 205
Dates: 10/21/2019 - 11/24/2019
Credits: 3

Operations, Troubleshooting & Communications
Catalog # ENRT 215
Dates: 11/25/2019- 12/20/2019
Credits: 3
 

Semester 4 (8:00am-11:30am)

Hydrocarbon Chemistry
Catalog # PROP 235
Dates: 8/26/2019 - 9/22/2019
Credits: 3

Distillation & Refinery Operations
Catalog # PROP 237
Dates: 9/23/2019- 10/20/2019
Credits: 4

Gas Processing
Catalog # PROP 239
Dates: 10/21/2019 - 11/10/2019
Credits: 3

Ethanol & Biofuels Production
Catalog # PROP 244
Dates: 11/11/2019 - 12/08/2019
Credits: 3

Practical Applications
Catalog # ENRT 220
Dates: 12/09/2019 - 12/20/2019
Credits: 2

Spring 2020 Online Course Schedule

Semester 1

Introduction to Energy Technology
Catalog # ENRT 101
Class # 17306
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/16/2020
Credits: 4

Safety, Health & Environmental Practices
Catalog # ENRT 105
Class # 17323
Dates: 2/17/2020 - 3/15/2020
Credits: 3

Mechanical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 107
Class # 17327
Dates: 3/23/2020 – 4/12/2020
Credits: 2

Plant Equipment and Systems
Catalog # ENRT 110
Class # 17330
Dates: 4/13/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 4
 

Semester 2

Print Reading
Catalog # ENRT 112
Class # 17333
Dates: 1/13/2020 – 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Applied Math
Catalog # ENRT 103
Class # 17309
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 3

Electrical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 104
Class # 17318 or 17320
Dates: 3/09/2020 - 4/12/2020
Credits: 3

Instrumentation and Control
Catalog # ENRT 116
Class # 17336 or 17337
Dates: 4/13/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 4
 

Semester 3

Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow and Thermodynamics
Catalog # ENRT 118
Class # 17373
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Water Purification and Treatment
Catalog # ENRT 120
Class #17375
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 3

Steam Generation
Catalog # ENRT 205
Class # 17377
Dates: 3/09/2020 - 4/12/2020
Credits: 3

Operations, Troubleshooting and Communications
Catalog # ENRT 215
Class # 17379
Dates: 4/13/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 3
 

Semester 4

Hydrocarbon Chemistry
Catalog # PROP 235
Class # 17431
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Distillation & Refinery Operations
Catalog # PROP 237
Class # 17433
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 4

Gas Processing
Catalog # PROP 239
Class # 17434 or 17435
Dates: 3/09/2020 - 4/05/2020
Credits: 3

Ethanol & Biofuels Production
Catalog # PROP 244
Class # 17437
Dates: 4/06/2020 – 5/03/2020
Credits: 3

Practical Applications
Catalog # ENRT 220
Class # 15194
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 2

Spring 2020 On Campus Course Schedule

Semester 1 (1:00pm-4:30pm)

ONLY ONLINE COURSES AVAILABLE
 

Semester 2 (1:00pm-4:30pm)

Print Reading
Catalog # ENRT 112
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Applied Math
Catalog # ENRT 103
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 3

Electrical Fundamentals
Catalog # ENRT 104
Dates: 3/09/2020 - 4/12/2020
Credits: 3

Instrumentation and Control
Catalog # ENRT 116
Dates: 4/13/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 4
 

Semester 3 (8:00am-11:30am)

Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow & Thermodynamics
Catalog # ENRT 118
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Water Purification and Treatment
Catalog # ENRT 120
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 3

Steam Generation
Catalog # ENRT 205
Dates: 3/09/2020 - 4/12/2020
Credits: 3

Operations, Troubleshooting and Communications
Catalog # ENRT 215
Dates: 4/13/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 3
 

Semester 4 (8:00am-11:30am)

Hydrocarbon Chemistry
Catalog # PROP 235
Dates: 1/13/2020 - 2/09/2020
Credits: 3

Distillation & Refinery Operations
Catalog # PROP 237
Dates: 2/10/2020 - 3/08/2020
Credits: 4

Gas Processing
Catalog # PROP 239
Dates: 3/09/2016 – 4/05/2020
Credits: 3

Ethanol & Biofuels Production
Catalog # PROP 244
Dates: 4/06/2020 – 5/03/2020
Credits: 3

Practical Applications
Catalog # ENRT 220
Dates: 5/04/2020 - 5/15/2020
Credits: 2