Connecticut Community College System

Connecticut Community College System

Bismarck State College (BSC) and the Connecticut Community College System (CCCS) in Connecticut have partnered to provide access for individuals interested in career pathways into the transmission and distribution sectors of the energy industry.  This partnership offers online Electric Power Technology classes to students enrolled in the Connecticut Community College System who are pursuing an Associate in Technology Students degree.

The Electric Power Technology (ELPW) program is an instructor-led, online program offered by the Bismarck State College National Energy Center of Excellence.  The program provides students with a core set of skills, competencies and a broad knowledge of the industry.  The ELPW program is provided by BSC with the support of the Energy Providers Coalition for Education (EPCE), a group of industry representatives that develops, sponsors and promotes industry-driving, standardized and high quality online learning programs to meet the workforce needs of the energy industry.

Students who are interested in getting started can contact BSC at 701.224.561 or bsc.energy@bismarckstate.edu