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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


Associate in Science Degree

To receive an Associate in Science degree from El Camino College, a student must complete at least 60 units in degree applicable college courses which must include general education requirements and course work in an approved transfer major or associate degree program. Course work toward the degree must be completed with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 or higher. A minimum of 12 of the required 60 degree applicable units must be successfully completed at El Camino College. A notation of “Graduation with Honors” is earned with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students must file an intent to graduate in the evaluations area located in the Admissions Office by the deadline date published in the schedule of classes.

At least 50% of the major requirements for the Associate in Science Degree must be completed at El Camino College.

Complete the following:

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 5 Electrical Applications

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 6 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Control Systems

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 20 Solar Basic's (PV and Solar Thermal)

 (3 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 21 Air Conditioning Fundamentals

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 22 Basic Refrigeration

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 23 Commercial Refrigeration Applications

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 25 Residential Air Conditioning

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 27 Heating Technologies

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 30 Electrical Controls

 (2 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 32 Fundamentals of Pneumatic Controls

 (2 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 34 HVAC Customer Service

 (1 units)

 

Recommended Electives:

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 95abcd Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

(3 units)

Construction Technology 100 Building Fundamentals

 (4 units)

Environmental Technology 100 Environmental Technology

 (3 units)

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

 (3 units)


Total Units: 36

 


Certificates of Achievement

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.


A Certificate of Achievement will be granted to the student completing the courses in the Air Conditioning or Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Electric Controls or Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Refrigeration or Refrigeration options. At least 50% of the courses for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at El Camino College.

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Refrigeration Option:

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 5 Electrical Applications

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 6 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Control Systems

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 20 Solar Basic's (PV and Solar Thermal)

 (3 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 21 Air Conditioning Fundamentals

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 22 Basic Refrigeration

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 23 Commercial Refrigeration Applications

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 25 Residential Air Conditioning

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 27 Heating Technologies

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 30 Electric Controls

 (2 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 32 Fundamentals of Pneumatic Controls

 (2 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 34 HVAC Customer Service

 (1 unit )

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

 (3 units)


Total Units: 39

Refrigeration Option:
(Pending approval by the California Community Colleges System Office)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 6 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Control Systems

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 22 Basic Refrigeration

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 23 Commercial Refrigeration Applications

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 34 HVAC Customer Service

 (1 unit )


Total Units: 13

 

Air Conditioning Option:
(Pending approval by the California Community Colleges System Office)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 5 Electrical Applications

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 21 Air Conditioning Fundamentals

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 25 Residential Air Conditioning

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 27 Heating Technologies

 (4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration34 HVAC Customer Service

 (1 unit )


Total Units: 17

 

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Electric Controls Option:
(Pending approval by the California Community Colleges System Office)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 5 Electrical Applications

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 6 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Control Systems

(4 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 30 Electrical Controls

 (2 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 32 Fundamentals of Pneumatic Controls

 (2 units)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 34 HVAC Customer Service

 (1 unit )


Total Units: 13

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 (HVAC & Refrigeration)

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 (Refrigeration)

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 (Air Conditioning)

El Camino College Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement 2012-13 (Electric Controls)

 Last Published 2/3/14