Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

Prepare for a high-demand HVAC career by enrolling in M State's comprehensive Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program.


WDS iconAs a student in the HVAC/R program, you will gain the skills needed to begin a career in residential and light commercial heating, ventilation, ducting, air conditioning and refrigeration. The 35-credit diploma program is offered on the M State campuses in Moorhead and Wadena.

The comprehensive training - which includes shop skills in layout, estimating, installation and repair - will prepare you to enter an expanding industry with a broad range of employment opportunities.

As a graduate of the program, you can expand your career options by continuing your studies in the Advanced HVAC/R diploma program on our Moorhead campus.

Here's what you will learn

  • Industry safety practices and procedures
  • Layout and installation of ductwork
  • Design and fabrication of ductwork
  • Installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of HVAC systems
  • Layout and wiring of electrical schematics


Visit our sponsorships site for information about the availability of sponsorships or scholarships to support students enrolled in this program.

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Keila Schmitz

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

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