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 M State's HVAC/R program, you'll 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.

M State's 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 job opportunities.

Here's what you'll 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

Boost your skills with an advanced diploma

Expand your career options and further build your skillset by completing the Advanced HVAC/R diploma program, available on our Moorhead campus.

Benefit from our business sponsors

Visit Business and Industry Partner Sponsorships to learn about business sponsors who support students enrolled in this program!

Scholarships available

This program is eligible for a $2,500 scholarship! Learn how to apply at Workforce Development Scholarships.

Other M State scholarships

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Keila Schmitz

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

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