Electrical Construction

Earn your degree in Electrical Construction!

The Electrical Construction Associate of Applied Science program provides a robust foundation in electrical theory, safety and the practical skills you need for a successful career in the electrical industry. Our faculty emphasizes the importance of safety, adherence to industry standards, and hands-on experiences with electrical installations and maintenance. Throughout your nine quarters, you’ll learn a broad spectrum of subjects including residential, commercial, and industrial wiring, advanced motor controls, blueprint reading, and new electrical technologies like photovoltaic designs, energy management systems, green wiring practices, and solar, wind, and low voltage electrical systems. Graduates are eligible to earn up to 4,000 hours from the Department of Labor & Industries towards their EL01 electrical license.

Contact Information:

Jason Carroll, Career Advisor

South Campus

7:30AM - 4:00PM

  • Get the skills you need for the career you want.

More about the program:

Full-time day and swing shift programs are available for students seeking to earn a degree or certificate in electrical construction for jobs in commercial and residential construction, public utility agencies, and industrial construction and maintenance. The program also provides extended learning opportunities for persons previously or currently employed in these and related occupations. 


Degrees & Certificates:

  • Associate of Applied Science: Electrical Construction
  • Certificate of Competency: Electrical Construction
  • CIP: 46.0302

Program Lengths:

  • AAS program degree length: 9 Quarters
  • Certificate of Competency: 3-4 Quarters

Faculty and Other Contact Information:

Dave Leenhouts



Jim Androy



Mike Hardy



Anthony St. Clair (Technical High School)



Note: Information is accurate as of its original posting date. The college reserves the right to edit, change, or update information as needed throughout the year. Up-to-date information is available in Student Services.

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Tuition and Fees

At Bates, our tuition is affordable and there are options to help make it even easier to gain an education. Federal aid is available for many of our students. Scholarships are also available through the Bates Foundation.

See if you qualify for other funding through our special funding programs with the Workforce Education office.

  • National Median Salary: $56,180
  • National Potential Annual Job Openings: 82,200

This information is based on data from O*Net, captured on June 2021.

No accreditation or related information have been provided.

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