CURRICULAR GUIDE

Customer Energy Specialist
Associate in Applied Science Degree

Curriculum Code: 1022  (Effective Fall 2002 - Summer 2007)

This curriculum is designed to give students the technical knowledge and customer
relations skills to determine customer energy needs in the negotiation, design,
installation, and application of utility facilities. They negotiate barriers in
order to supply energy from the road or nearest energy supply center to the
outside of a building under construction. Customer energy specialists are
employed by utility companies, governmental agencies, heating and cooling
contractors, the construction industry, and engineering and architectural firms.
Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges. Students planning to
transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

General education is an important part of this program and includes a mathematics
competency requirement. To fulfill the mathematics competency requirement,
students may need to complete specific course work in mathematics.  See the
General Education Core Requirements section for information on how to fulfill
these requirements.

Contact the Information Technology and Office Systems Department, Old Central
Building Room 137, telephone number (517) 483-1546.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 66 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
ACCG 101    Accounting Info for Management                                   3
BUSN 118    Introduction to Business                                         3
CISB 100    Intro Computer Info Systems                                      3
CISB 200    Info Sys Tech/Problem Solving                                    3
ELCT 100    Schematic Drawing                                                1
ELCT 109    DC Circuits                                                      3
ELCT 110    AC Circuits                                                      3
ELTE 100    Electrical Safety Practices                                      1
ELTE 110    Practical Electricity                                            3
ELTE 141    National Electrical Code I                                       4
GRET 203    Beginning MicroStation                                           3
GRET 213    Advanced MicroStation                                            3
LAND 282    Computer Draft/Dsgn Land Arch                                    3
LEGL 215    Busn Law I, Basic Principles                                     3
MATH 114    Technical Math I                                                 4
MATH 115    Technical Math II                                                4
MGMT 150    Managing Customer Relations                                      3
MGMT 234    Diversity in the Workplace                                       3
MKTG 200    Principles of Marketing                                          3
PHYS 200    Applied Physics                                                  4
SPCH 110    Oral Communic in the Workplace                                   3
WRIT 124    Technical Writing                                                3

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                   TOTAL: 0 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.

CHOICE 1:   General Education Core Areas                             0 Credits
(See the GENERAL EDUCATION section above)
            Writing Core Area (See Note 1)                                   0
            Speech Communication Core Area (See Note 1)                      0
            Science/Technology Core Area (See Note 1)                        0
            Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area (See Note 1)         0
            Mathematics Competency (See the General Education Core
            Requirement section on how to fulfill this mathematics
            requirement.  Course work may be needed.)

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   66

1.    Students completing REQUIREMENTS have fulfilled the requirements for this
      Core area.

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III               IV
BUSN 118          ELCT 109          GRET 213          ACCG 101
CISB 100          ELCT 110          LEGL 215          CISB 200
ELCT 100          ELTE 110          MGMT 234          ELTE 141
ELTE 100          GRET 203          MKTG 200          MGMT 150
LAND 282          MATH 115          PHYS 200          SPCH 110
MATH 114          WRIT 124