Refrigeration and Heating

Student working in R and H lab

The Refrigeration and Heating program teaches every aspect of HVAC: heating, refrigeration, applied physics, mathematics, electricity. Students learn technical skills to diagnose and repair commercial and residential heating, refrigeration, air‐conditioning, and ventilation systems.

Develop an ability to understand complex systems through classwork and hands-on experience, including a sheet metal lab and fully functional ammonia refrigeration system. Graduates from the R&H program at MSC have many career opportunities, can specialize in specific areas, and often graduate with a job in hand.
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Program Overview

Mat-Su College offers an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), an undergraduate certificate in refrigeration and heating, and occupational endorsement certificates(OEC's) in commercial refrigeration systems, residential and light commercial heating and ventilation. Find out more in the UAA Catalog.

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