Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology

Advisory Committee Members

JJ Villegas Sr., Frontier Air, Mission
JJ Villegas Jr., Frontier Air, Mission
Mark Hernandez, Checkmark Refrigeration LLC, Weslaco
Luis Hess, Hess Air, Alamo
Edgar Zamora, RGV Extreme Air Services, Mission, TX
Steven Mojica, Service Refrigeration, Edinburg
Sandra Yarrison, Joe's Comfort Air, Weslaco

Certificate

Associate Degree

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Certificate

TSI EXEMPT

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
HART 1401 Basic Electricity for HVAC 4
HART 1407 Refrigeration Principles 4
HART 1410 HVAC Shop Practices and Tools 4
 Credit Hours12
Second Semester
HART 2431 Advanced Electricity for HVAC 4
HART 2445 Residential Air Conditioning Systems Design 4
HART 2442 Commercial Refrigeration 4
 Credit Hours12
Third Semester
HART 2434 Advanced Air Conditioning Controls 4
HART 2438 Capstone: Air Conditioning Installation and Startup 4
HART 2441 Commercial Air Conditioning 4
HART 1445 Gas and Electrical Heating 4
 Credit Hours16
 Total Credit Hours40

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Associate of Applied Science

TSI LIABLE

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
HART 1401 Basic Electricity for HVAC 4
HART 1407 Refrigeration Principles 4
HART 1410 HVAC Shop Practices and Tools 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 1 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
HART 2431 Advanced Electricity for HVAC 4
HART 2445 Residential Air Conditioning Systems Design 4
Math Elective 1 3-4
HART 2442 Commercial Refrigeration 4
 Credit Hours15-16
Third Semester
HART 2434 Advanced Air Conditioning Controls 4
HART 2438 Capstone: Air Conditioning Installation and Startup 4
HART 2441 Commercial Air Conditioning 4
HART 1445 Gas and Electrical Heating 4
 Credit Hours16
Fourth Semester
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication 1 3
HART 2588 Internship - Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint. Technology/Technician 5
Humanities Elective 1 3
Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective 1 3
 Credit Hours14
 Total Credit Hours60-61