CTE Course Offerings

Auto Body Repair
ABR 111 Metal I (4)
ABR 112 Refinishing I (5)
ABR 113 Frame Repair (5)
ABR 114 Unitized Body Repair (5)
ABR 116 Movable Glass and Hardware (2)
ABR 120 Auto Body Welding Methods (4)
ABR 120 Auto Body Welding Methods
ABR 211 Metal II (4)
ABR 212 Refinishing II (5)
ABR 213 Metal III (4)
ABR 214 Refinishing III (5)

Adobe Construction

ADOB 100 Adobe Construction Basics (3)
ADOB 101 Adobe Design and Construction Worldwide (3)
ADOB 102 Adobe Wall Construction (4)
ADOB 103 Roof Design and Construction (4)
ADOB 104 Floor Design and Construction (4)
ADOB 105 Finish Practices (4)
ADOB 107 Passive Solar Heating (2)
ADOB 107 Passive Solar Heating (2)
ADOB 110 Preservation and Restoration Practices (2)
ADOB 111 Horno Design/Construction (1)
ADOB 112 Arches, Domes, and Vaults (2)
ADOB 115 Rammed Earth Construction (2)
ADOB 201 Advanced Topics in Adobe Construction (4)
ADOB 110L Preservation and Restoration Lab (2)

Automotive Technology

ATEC 100 Defensive Driving (1)
ATEC 101 Introduction to Automotive Repair (2)
ATEC 102 Engine Repair (5)
ATEC 104 Brake Systems (5)
ATEC 105 Suspension and Alignment (4.5)
ATEC 109 Air Conditioning and Heating (4.5)
ATEC 114 Service Writer/Customer Service (1)
ATEC 115 Automotive Restraint System (1.5)
ATEC 116 Movable Glass and Hardware (2)
ATEC 122 Basic Automotive Electric (1)
ATEC 123 Battery, Starting, and Charging Systems (2)
ATEC 124 Electrical Instruments, Lights, and Accessories (3)
ATEC 125 You and Your Car (2)
ATEC 126 On-Board System Diagnosis and Service (1)
ATEC 127 Engine Management Systems (3)
ATEC 128 Fuel Management Systems (2)
ATEC 139 A/C Recycle Recovery (1)
ATEC 203 Automotive Electricity and Electronics (3)
ATEC 204 Ignition Systems (2)
ATEC 205 Emission Control Systems
ATEC 206 Manual Transmission and Differential (4)
ATEC 207 Automatic Transmission
ATEC 280L Practicum (3)

Entrepenuership

BA 117 Business Math (3)
BA 128 Introduction to Entrepreneurship (3)
BA 200 Business Computer Applications (3)
BA 214 Small Business Management (3)
BA 220 Introduction to Business (3)
BA 221 Accounting Principles I (3)
BA 225 Excel (3)
BA 236 Computerized Accounting
BA 240 Principles of Management
BA 241 Integrated Management (3)
BA 250 Business Communications
BA 254 Introduction to E-commerce (3)

Barbering
BARB 110 Barbering I (17)
BARB 120 Barbering II (16
BARB 210 Barbering III (15)
BCIS 102 Computer Literacy
BCIS 200 Business Computer Applications (3)
BCIS 225 Excel (3)
BCIS 226 PowerPoint (3)
BCIS 249 Microsoft Word (3)
BCIS 265 Access (3)

Construction Trades

CONS 150 Contractor Licensing Requirements (3)
CONS 151 Inspection Processes (1)
CONS 152 Labor Laws and Safety (2)
CONS 153 Construction Contractor Taxation (3)
CONS 155 Construction Math and Blueprint Reading (3)
CONS 156 Uniform Bldg Code (2)
CONS 157 Site Development and Layout (2)
CONS 158 Foundation Theory and Construction (2)
CONS 206 Building Construction (3)
CONS 207 Construction Materials and Estimating

Cosmetology
COSM 110 Cosmetology I (17)
COSM 120 Cosmetology II (16)
COSM 210 Cosmetology III (15)
COSM 220 Cosmetology IV (15)

Drafting
DRFT 100 Computer Aided Drafting I (4)
DRFT 101 Residential CAD I (4)
DRFT 102 Mechanical Engineering CAD I (4)
DRFT 103 Surveying and CAD Mapping I (4)
DRFT 110 GIS/GPS (3)
DRFT 111 Commercial Building CAD (4)
DRFT 112 Mechanical Engineering CAD II (4)
DRFT 113 Surveying and CAD Mapping II (4)
DRFT 199 Job Skills (1)
DRFT 201 Residential CAD II (4) and
DRFT 202 Mechanical Engineering CADIII (4) and
DRFT 203 Civil Engineering CAD (4) and
DRFT 238 3D Mechanical Modeling (2)

Electricity
ELEC 110 Introduction to Solar Electricity (1)
ELEC 140 Introduction to Electrical Theory (3)
ELEC 141 Introduction to Electrical Code (3)
ELEC 150 Electrical Theory (3)
ELEC 151 Electrical Code (3)
ELEC 160 Motor Controls (3)
ELEC 190 Solar and Wind Systems in the Electric Code (2)
ELEC 110L Introduction to Solar Electricity Lab (2)
ELEC 142L Residential Wiring Lab (6)
ELEC 152L Commercial Wiring Lab (6)
ELEC 160L Motor Controls Lab

English
ENG 111 English Composition I (3)
ENG 112 English Composition II (3)
ENG 116 Technical Writing (3)
ENG 108N Basic English I (3)
ENG 109N Basic English II (3)
ENG 109N Basic English II or a higher level course (3)

Environmental Science

ES 112 Introduction to Environmental Science (3)
ES 137 OSHA Hazmat First Responder (1.5)
ES 203 Introduction to GIS/GPS & Cartography (2)
ES 299 Practicum in Environmental Science (1-4)
ES 112L Introduction to Environmental Science Lab (1)

Film & Digital Media
FDMA 117 Digital Media Literacy (3)

Forestry
FOR 101 Introduction to Forestry (3)
FOR 123 Forest Ecology (3 crs)

Hospitality, Tourism & Restaurant Management
HTRM 130 Introduction to Management in the Hospitality Industry (3)
HTRM 133 Casino Management (3)
HTRM 135 Hotel Management (3)
HTRM 140 Food and Beverage Production Analysis (3)
HTRM 142 Resort and Casino Marketing and Merchandising (3)
HTRM 210 Internship (3)

Mathematics

MATH 130 Intermediate Algebra (4)
MATH 132 Applied Trade Math II
MATH 145 Introduction to Probability and Statistics (3)
MATH 150 College Algebra (3)
MATH 104N Applied Trades Math I (3)

Office Administration
OA 115 Record/Information Management (3)
OA 117 Business Math (3)
OA 118 Professional Development (3)
OA 135 Introduction to Accounting (3)
OA 236 Administrative Procedures (3)
OA 240 Introduction to Project Management Using MS Project (3)
OA 261 Desktop Publisher: MS Publisher (3)
OA 266 Integrated Computer Applications (3)

Philosophy
PHIL 220 Ethics (3)

Physics
PHYS 110/L Introduction to Physics I with lab
PHYS 121/L Applied Physics I with lab (4)

Plumbing
PLB 110 Intro to Solar Heating Plumbing (1)
PLBT 101 Plumbing Apprenticeship I (5 crs)
PLBT 102 Plumbing Apprenticeship II (5 crs)
PLBT 103 Plumbing Apprenticeship III (5 crs)
PLBT 104 Plumbing Apprenticeship IV (5 crs)
PLBT 106 Plumbing Apprenticeship V (5 crs)
PLBT 206 Plumbing Apprenticeship VI (5 crs)
PLBT 207 Plumbing Apprenticeship VII (5 crs)
PLBT 208 Plumbing Apprenticeship VIII (5 crs)
PLBT 209 Plumbing Apprenticeship IX (5 crs)
PLBT 215 Plumbing Theory and Repair (2)
PLBT 220 Plumbing Code Applications (
PLBT 242 Plumbing Apprenticeship X (5 crs)
PSY 105 General Psychology (3)

Renewable Energy
RE 103 Renewable Energy Introduction and Overview (3)
RE 104 Architecture 2030 and the 2010 Imperative (3)
RE 108 Active Solar Heating (3)
RE 127 Geothermal Systems for Heat and Power (4)
RE 128 Biomass Systems for Heat, Power, and Cogeneration (4)
RE 129 Trends and Emerging Energy Sources (2)
RE 130 Hydroelectric Power Systems
RE 140 Electric Vehicle Conversion: Nuts and Bolts (2)
RE 160 Renewable Electric Power Systems (3)
RE 207 Wind Electric System Design and Installation (4)
RE 208 Photovoltaic System Design and Installation (4)
RE 108L Solar Energy Lab (2)
RE/ATEC 144 Bio-Diesel Fuel Production and Engine Requirements (3)
RE/ATEC 146 Bio-Hybrid Fuel Production and Engine Requirements (3)

Speech
SPCH 130 Public Speaking (3)

Welding
WELD 110 Introduction to Welding (3)
WELD 210 Welding Blueprint Reading (3)
WELD 111L Fundamentals of Oxyacetylene Welding (3)
WELD 112L Fundamentals of Arc Welding (3)
WELD 120L Oxyacetylene Welding (3)
WELD 121L Arc Welding (3)
WELD 122L Inert Gas Welding (3)
WELD 211L Practical Arc Lab (3)
WELD 212L Practical Oxyacetylene Lab (3)
WELD 213L Practical Inert Gas Lab (3)

Wildland Fire Science
WFS 130 Basic Wildland Fire Fighter Training (includes S-190 I-100 and L-180) (3)
WFS 131 Advanced Fire Fighter Training (S-131) (.5)
WFS 134 Lookouts, Communications, Escape Routes & Escape Zones (1)
WFS 211 Portable Pumps and Water Use (2)
WFS 212 Wildland Fire Chain Saws (3)
WFS 215 Fire Operations in the Wildland/Urban Interface (3)
WFS 230 Crew Boss (2.25)
WFS 231 Engine Boss (1)
WFS 232 Dozer Boss (S-232) (1.25)
WFS 234 Ignition Operations (2)
WFS 260 Incident Business Management (1)
WFS 270 Basic Air Operations (1)
WFS 271 Helicopter Crew Member (3)
WFS 280 Followership to Leadership (1.5)
WFS 290 Fundamentals of Fire Behavior (2)
WFS  Basic Wildland Fire Fighter Training (includes S-190, I-100 and L-180)

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