Nearly every building project requires an electrician and the Electrical Technology Program at Salina Area Technical College provides students with the skills needed to install, maintain and repair residential, commercial and industrial electrical systems. From blueprint reading and motor control to advanced automation and circuits, graduates are prepared to take the Journeyman's Exam and begin a career as a certified electrician. Graduates of the 2-year program are awarded an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Electrical Technology and can expect to earn an annual salary of $30,000-$40,000. Career opportunities include journeyman maintenance electrician, water plant electrician and industrial electrician. Salina Area Technical College, located in Salina, KS, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.