2020-2021 Catalog (Current)

Electrical Power Generation

Degree Type: Certificate
College(s): College of Engineering Technology

Program Requirements

Electrical Power Generator, Certificate


  • Certificate Courses
  • Admission and Transfer Requirements
  • Graduation Requirements

Why Choose Electrical Power Generation Certificate?

On-Site Power Generation is the production of electrical energy at, or close to, the location where it is to be used.  

The vast majority of On-Site power is produced with generator sets with internal combustion (IC) engines as the prime mover. 

This certificate is designed to enhance the knowledge and marketability of students with majors in areas such as automotive, heavy equipment, construction, as well as technology, business, and communications.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities are widely available through heavy equipment dealers, distributors, and manufacturers nationwide.

More Information

School of Automotive and Heavy Equipment
Automotive Management and Heavy Equipment Engineering Technology Programs
220 Sports Drive, HEC 203
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone: 231-591-2810


Ferris State University
College of Engineering Technology
1009 Campus Drive, JOH 200
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2280
Phone: 231-591-2890

Required Courses
Credit Hours
AC Power Generation
Gen Controls-Switch Gear Sys