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Construction Technology - Electrical Technology

Electrical technicians have been in demand for installations, maintenance, repair, and support for industries ranging from private home owners to hospitals, manufacturers, and breweries. Technical training includes electrical theory, National Electrical Code, motors, generators, lighting, and control systems for residential through commercial/industrial applications. The curriculum is designed by the industry and aligned with State of Michigan electrical apprenticeship requirements.

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Who should consider a career in electrical technologies?

  • People who like working with their hands
  • People who like solving problems
  • People who like working outdoors
  • People who enjoy working independently or are interested in starting their own business

Career opportunities

  • Installer
  • Service Technician
  • Field Supervisor
  • Inspector
  • Sales Engineer
  • Inside Sales Manager
  • Distributor Sales
  • Estimator
  • Owner
  • Trainer
  • Commercial contracting
  • Residential contracting

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This program meets the requirements for preparation or licensing in the state of Michigan. The applicability of this program to requirements of other states has not been determined.

Tuition and Fees

Tier I Tuition

Residency Status

Tuition Rate

In-District ( Grand Traverse County residents) Tuition

$151.00 per contact hour

In-State ( other Michigan counties) Tuition

$308.00 per contact hour

Out-of-state Tuition

$399.00 per contact hour

International Tuition

$451.00 per contact hour

General Fee for all residencies:

Other fee of $34.00 per contact hour is a general fee covering a portion of costs for technology, orientation, placement, career testing, Student Government Association, and other student service activities.

$34.00 per contact hour

General Fee for all residencies for Nursing courses (HNR)

$24.00 per contact hour

Nursing Exam Software Fee for students in ADN & PN programs

$28.75 per semester

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Note: For more information on how COA component estimates are calculated, see the bottom of the Tuition and Fees page.

Enrolled students can find their own calculated Cost of Attendance in NMC Self-Service under Financial Aid. Others can use the Net Price Calculator to estimate the total annual cost of attending NMC based on their program and enrollment plans, along with financial aid eligibility.

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“Our experience has been very positive. We’ve hired a number of individuals through NMC’s program, and we’re very pleased with the results we get.”
Jim Rose, Project Manager

Highpoint Electric, INC, Traverse City electrical contractor