Award: Associate of Applied Science Degree
Four semesters & One Summer Term
Fall, spring, and summer semester entry
The Powerline Technology program provides you with an opportunity to earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree often necessary for future advancement in the powerline industry. These positions could include line foreman, line superintendent, operations manager, office manager, sales associate, technician, or member service advisor.
The coursework provides you with additional skills beyond the one-year lineworker training. You will choose a combination of business/management or technical courses. These courses may be taken either prior to or after completion of the Powerline diploma. You must complete the requirements of the NCC Powerline Diploma program.
Where will I get a job?
Having an Associate of Applied Science Degree is often necessary for future advancement in the Powerline industry. These positions could include line fore-man, line superintendent, operations manager, sales associate, technician, or member service advisor.
How much $ will I make?
Average starting salrary has been around $24/hour.
What kind of classes will I take?
You will take traditional classroom general education credits, ranging from math to sciences to humanities. You’ll choose between a Business Management Emphasis or a Technical Emphasis. You will also complete all the necessary coursework for the Powerline diploma program.
What’s unique about this program?
It is the only Powerline Technology program in Iowa, allowing you to accomplish your Associate of Applied Science degree.