Air Conditioning Technology | ACTC

Air Conditioning Technology

Design, build, and maintain climate control systems for a career as a heating, ventilation and air conditioning technician.

Program Contact
Billy Hall
Technical Education Program Coordinator


The Air Conditioning Technology Program offers a variety of choices for people seeking entry-level jobs as well as currently employed individuals who wish to enhance their skills.

Servicing heating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment is the focus of this program. Academic courses, theory courses, and lab experiences are designed to promote success in the field.

Courses include Basic Refrigeration, Commercial Refrigeration, Cooling and Dehumidification Heating and Humidification, HVAC Electricity and Electrical Components.

Career Path

Students have many options to pursue in Refrigeration or Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning. Individuals generally elect to work for a refrigeration and air conditioning contractor which often leads to self employment. Other common job opportunities include facilities air conditioning maintenance, Appliance repair, Duct installer, and general service technician.

What Else Do I Need to Know?

Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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