Electrician Technology

The electrician field is a rapidly growing industry which requires a high number of qualified technicians. This program will prepare students to install, connect, test, and maintain electrical systems for a variety of purposes, including climate control, security and communications. They also install and maintain the electrical systems for electronic controls in business and industry machines. Graduates of this program gain knowledge in the installation of electrical systems in factories, office buildings, homes and other structures. Graduates are eligible to take a certification as assistant or journeyman after the completion of 8,000 hours of education time and/or experience in the field.

What career can I have as an Electrician Assistant?

A challenging and rewarding job as a:

  • Utility worker
  • Electrical maintenance worker
  • Sales in home improvement and supply companies
  • Self-employed (entrepreneur) business owner
  • Inspector with city, county, states and federal agencies

Academic classes cover basic residential and commercial wiring, with an emphasis on fundamentals and theory. Get hands-on experience while learning the exciting world of electricity as it is used in residential and commercial buildings.

Degree Plans Faculty Staff

Faculty
Name E-mail Phone Location
Sandoval, Felix - Lead Instructor fsandova 956-872-2703 Tech E-1.702
Aguilar, Christina cclemente_5622 956-872-6113 Tech E-1.705
Lieu, Phan plieu 956-872-6309 Tech E-1.708
Sanchez, Daniel dsanchez 956-872-6308 Tech E-1.704
Solis Jr., Samuel ssolis19 956-872-6126 Tech E-1.710
Trevino, Juan jtrev259 956-488-6995 Starr J-127

For faculty not listed, please contact the department.

Staff
Name E-mail Phone Location
Arredondo, Chelsea - Faculty Secretary carredondo_8964 956-872-6258 Tech E-701
Garza, Efrain egarza58 956-872-2744 Tech E-1.712
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