Southeast HVAC News
Bowling Green Technical
College Granted HVAC Excellence Accreditation.
HVAC Excellence is pleased to announce
that the Bowling Green Technical College (now South-central Kentucky
Community and Technical College) in Bowling Green, KY has been
granted accreditation of its Heating, Ventilation, and Air
Conditioning (HVAC) program.
The HVAC industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the
United States according to the United States Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS has stated that 65.6% of
the service persons in the HVAC industry in 2020 will be people who
were not in the HVAC industry in 2010.
With technology changing so rapidly, how can prospective students
identify which program will put their career on the fast track to
They do this by looking for a nationally accredited HVAC program.
Programmatic accreditation is where an independent third party HVAC
Excellence reviews a program against set educational and industry
• student facilities
• placement services
• financial aid
• advisory committee involvement
• training facilities
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accreditation the staff at Bowling Green Technical College had
to complete and submit a self study evaluation of their program
that demonstrates how they meet each required standard.
The self study once completed was sent to HVAC Excellence for
their executive team to thoroughly assess for compliance against
HVAC Excellence having approved the self study sent an onsite
team to conduct an intense onsite review of the program.
Having reviewed all of the documentation from the self study and
on site team visitation report., the HVAC Excellence
accreditation review committee decided to grant a six year
accreditation of the program, the highest attainable.
Now that the program has been granted accreditation it can:
– provide employers with confidence in the quality of the
– assist students in selecting a program
– assist students with transfer credits
– help the students with advanced placement in the United
Association apprenticeship program
The Bowling Green Technical College joins an elite list of
schools nationally that have validated their programs through
Learn more about the nationally accredited Bowling Green
Technical College HVAC program at