• Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning/Refrigeration

    Advances in technology and energy efficiency in the heating and cooling industries mean outstanding career opportunities in the field of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning/Refrigeration.

Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning - Refrigeration

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Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning/Refrigeration

As 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 36-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 HVAC/R diploma program, you can expand your career options by continuing your studies in the Commercial Refrigeration diploma program on our Moorhead campus.


Here’s what you’ll learn

  • Industry safety practices and procedures
  • Lay out and install ductwork
  • Design and fabricate ductwork
  • Install, maintain and troubleshoot HVAC systems
  • Lay out and wire electrical schematics

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Why M State

  • Exceptional educational value
  • Hands-on instruction
  • Small class sizes
  • Scholarships/sponsorships available
  • Each of our instructors has more than 25 years of field experience in the industry
  • Strong industry support for HVAC/R program
  • 100 percent placement rate for program graduates
  • Advanced training is available through our Commercial Refrigeration diploma program


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HVAC/R - Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Diploma
Locations: Moorhead, Wadena

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Meet the faculty

Todd Maloney

HVAC/R Faculty
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David Nevala

HVAC/R Faculty
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Required HVAC/R courses

  • HVAC Design and Installation
  • Electricity for HVAC
  • Technical Mathematics
  • HVAC Internship
  • Air Handling
  • Duct Fitting Construction
  • Refrigeration, AC and Heating Lab
  • HVAC Electrical Controls
  • Hot Water Heating
  • Heat Pump Theory and Operation
  • Gas and Oil Heating
  • Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating Principles

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