Work Ready Scholarship



Electrical Technology

Get plugged in!

Learn how to work with the electrical systems of mechanical equipment used in businesses and industries. Learn how to maintain and troubleshoot electric motor controls, industrial electronics, fluid power, programmable logic controllers and process control. Our program emphasizes applications to real-world problems. Power up your career path at Southeast!

What can I do?

Electrical technicians are employed in many exciting areas such as plant and factory supervision, industrial electrical maintenance, as well as residential, commercial and industrial electrical construction. The installation and calibration of electrical equipment and components in residential, commercial and industrial environments are also areas which demand the skills of trained technicians.

What are my options?


  • General Occupational and Technical Studies student working on electrical equipment


  • Electrical Technology

OPTION - Construction Electrician
OPTION - Industrial Electrician


  • Electrician Trainee Level I
  • Electrician Trainee Level II
  • Residential Electricity Level I
  • Electrician Apprentice

How do I start?

Provide Southeast with your ACT scores
Complete an Application for Admission
Send high school/GED transcripts to Southeast
Meet with Electrical Technology faculty

Contact Information

Doug Herren, Program Coordinator
Office: Mining Building, Office 203
Phone: 606-589-3285
Email: Doug Herren


Electrical Technology program brochure