Sauk Valley Community College

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(H79) Property Maintenance Specialist

College Catalog - H79

Program Description

(H79) Certificate

This program will provide the student with skills to perform general maintenance and repair of buildings, apartments and homes.

Work and Employment

General maintenance mechanics often do a variety of tasks in a single day, generally at a number of different locations in a building, or in several buildings. They inspect and diagnose problems and plan how work will be done, often checking blueprints, repair manuals and parts catalogs. Typical duties include replacing faulty electrical switches, repairing air conditioning motors, and installing water lines.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6208;
Larry Sileven, Assistant Professor of Industrial Technology, 815/835-6221.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates and estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 30 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition and Fees $3,240.00 $8,730.00 $9,510.00
Course Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Room and Board $6,750.00 $6,750.00 $6,750.00
Books and Supplies $1,423.80 $1,423.80 $1,423.80
Total $11,413.80 $16,903.80 $17,683.80