Electrical & Renewable Energy Technology

Want to help change the world’s energy habits? Work on the cutting edge of renewable energy? Be a part of the solution with a degree in Electrical and Renewable Energy Technology from Indian Hills Community College!

Campus Ottumwa Campus (Main)
Entry Term Fall Term
Length of Program 8 Terms (24 Months)
Diploma/Degree  Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)


When you get your degree in electrical and renewable energy technology, it’s not just Life. Changing. for you. The growing demand for green energy sources can change the world.

Less dependence on fossil fuels. Environmentally-friendly energy. Renewable sources. It’s the way of the future! Iowa is a national leader in renewable energy development.  Skills training at its best, our program will help you to become an Electrician or Electrical Technician. You will learn cutting-edge techniques in the installation, troubleshooting, repair, maintenance, design and engineering of electrical energy production and utilization systems.  If you want a desk job, you can have one; if you want to work outside, you can do it.

And the industry needs you! Good timing is your good fortune. Your Indian Hills degree can get you started as an electrician or electrical energy technician in any electrical energy industry.


What you will learn:
  • Licensed Electrician’s Training
  • Electrical Engineering & Design
  • Industrial & Commercial Automation & Control Systems
  • Distributed Generation & Sustainable Energy
  • Electrical Estimation & Project Management
  • Electrical Installation, Maintenance, Troubleshooting, Design & Repair


Be a part of a Life. Changing. experience for yourself and everyone around you. Help us flip the switch. Check out the Electrical & Renewable Energy Technology Program Details below to see how our program at Indian Hills Community College will help you get a Life.Changing. career as a Licensed Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Wind Turbine Technician, Solar Thermal System Installer, or Electrical Designer!


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Questions? Don’t stress. Just ask JP!

jpJP Jones, Professor, Electrical & Renewable Energy Technology Program
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

(641) 683-4241 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 4241
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