Degrees Available

Associate in Science Degree: Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Environmental Control Technology

The Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Environmental Control Technology AS degree focuses on the study of complex, high efficiency HVACR, advanced controls and alternative energy systems.

Courses required for the major: Units
AIRE 100, Basic Refrigeration Theory 4
AIRE 103, Basic Refrigeration Lab 2
AIRE 122, Construction Drawings and Estimating 3
AIRE 123, Construction Drawings and
Estimating Lab
1
AIRE 124, Control Systems Theory 3
AIRE 125, Control Systems Lab 2
AIRE 126, Fluid Flow Dynamics 3
AIRE 127, Fluid Flow Dynamics Lab 2
 AIRE 128 Comfort Heating Systems Theory 4
 AIRE 129 Comfort Heating Systems Lab 2
AIRE 132, Advanced Refrigeration Theory 3
AIRE 133, Advanced Refrigeration Lab 2
AIRE 138, HVAC/Refrigeration System Design 3
AIRE 139, HVAC/Refrigeration System
Design Lab
2
 
Total: 36

Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the
catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.

Recommended electives: Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Environmental Control Technology
270, 290, 144 and 145, 160 and 161, Computer Business Technology 180.