Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Certificate

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer. Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses.  Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
ELE 1200 Basic Industrial Electricity I4    
HVC 1210 Basic Heating3    
HVC 1220 Basic Refrigeration3    
HVC 1230 Sheet Metal Fabrication3    
ELE 1202 Motors and Controls I  2.50  
ELE 1204 Programmable Logic Controllers I  3  
ELE 1206 Electrical Wiring  2  
HVC 1240 Design, Installation & Servicing  3  
HVC 2210 Advanced Heating  3  
Year Total: 13 13.5  
Any SemesterCredits
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I
or CAD 1200 Computer Aided Draft I AutoCAD
Year Total:     3
Total Credit Hours:   29.5

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or  Jamie_Gahm@ivcc.edu (815) 224-0428.

Students are strongly encouraged to complete the required courses in the order listed above. 


Program cost, completion, and career information

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Certificate
Program Completion DataDept of Labor SOC-Codes Relating to this program of study
On-time graduation rate*77%49-2093Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Transportation Equipment
In-field placement rate**50%49-2096Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles
Median Loan Debt**50%
Estimated Program Cost
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Cost Breakdown
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Course fees
Books and supplies
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* Information based on previous Fiscal Year

** Information based on average of past five Fiscal Year

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