The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is proud to announce that upon graduation, IEC Apprentices from Indiana IEC chapters will receive 28 and 32 credit hours, respectively, from Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana for two customized degree pathways; the Building Construction Management Pathway and the Building Construction Technology Pathway.

The staff at Central Indiana IEC have worked in partnership with Ivy Tech to create this innovative program.  The IEC Electrical Apprenticeship graduates successfully completing the four-year training program are awarded a Certificate from the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship.  This Certificate translates into PLA (Prior Learning Assessment) credit for the IEC graduates after being admitted to Ivy Tech Community College. The recognized credits will apply towards the Interdisciplinary Industrial Workforce Certificate (CT), Interdisciplinary Industrial Workforce Technical Certificate (TC) and the Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS).

Ivy Tech Community College has 40 locations in Indiana that any IEC graduate can attend for two Customized Degree Pathways starting with 2018 graduates.

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About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

About Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC)

IEC National is a nonprofit trade association federation with 50 educational campuses and affiliate IEC local chapters across the country.  IEC represents over 3,300-member businesses throughout the United States and educates over 12,000 electricians and systems professionals each year through world-class training programs.  IEC contractor member companies are responsible for over $8.5B in gross revenue annually and are composed of some of the premier firms in the industry.

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