Minnesota

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Certificate Program

Minnesota West Community and Technical College Lineman School

Minnesota West Community and Technical College Lineman School

Minnesota West Community and Technical College Lineman School
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2022 Program Cost:

$11,952

2022 Graduate Average Starting Wage:

$59,780

About

Minnesota West Community and Technical College Lineman School

Persons trained in this field, work for power companies installing and maintaining overhead and underground transmission lines. They install equipment such as overvoltage and overcurrent protective devices, transformers, capacitors, and regulators. Powerline technicians from this program are employed by investor owned power companies, consumer owned power companies, municipalities, and by electrical contractors.

2021 Enrollment

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17

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Housing Available?

No

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Boots/Tools Included?

No

Career Outlook:

Career opportunities include: installing and calibrating electrical watt-hour meters, planning and working in electrical substations, testing and installing high voltage and high current relays used in transmission and distribution lines, electrical dispatcher, or a power plant maintenance technician.

Common Employer(s) from Program:

Xcel Energy

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Completion Rate:

90%

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Employment Rate

95%

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Possible Scholarships?

Yes

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Term Length:

1 Year

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Term Beginning Date(s):

August

Admission Qualifications 

High School Diploma GED, Driving license, 18 years of age

Minnesota West Community and Technical College Lineman School

Minnesota

About

Granite Falls

The Powerline major is offered on two of our campuses, Granite Falls and Jackson

Granite Falls

Lineman Central data is provided from a combination of program information submissions, industry reports, surveys, and other publicly available data. Program information may periodically need to be updated and we do not claim 100% annual accuracy.   

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