Sep 23, 2023  
2022-2023 Course Catalog 
2022-2023 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Refrigeration Technology (REFCE)

Award: Certificate of Achievement
Pathway to Associate Degree: Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HARAS)
Program Location: Fort Omaha Campus

This certificate of achievement provides students with practical experience in servicing and installing commercial refrigeration equipment. Related instruction enables students to understand the basic principles involved in construction and operation of the equipment. Upon completion of the program, potential employment opportunities exist with companies that specialize in commercial refrigeration service and installation.

Graduation Requirements
Major Requirements: 34.5
General Education: 13.5
Total credit hours required: 48.0

The following General Education courses are recommended for Refrigeration Technology (REFCE): Communication: ENGL 1220  or ENGL 1225 ; and Quantitative/Numeracy Skills: MATH 1240   

Certificate of Achievement General Education Requirements (13.5 credit hrs.)

The following are General Education requirements for a Certificate of Achievement. Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1 Level I course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog.