Some top-rated electrician schools include Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Bowling Green Technical College and Central New Mexico Community College, notes Campus Explorer. Electrician schools such as these teach students how to operate, install, maintain and repair electrical machines and wiring, often through a 1-year certificate program.
Other highly rated schools that train students to become electricians include Ivy Tech Community College, Bluegrass Community and Technical College and West Kentucky Community and Technical College, notes Campus Explorer. These schools offer both certificate and associate's degree programs. Coursework typically found in electrician programs include wiring system installation, blueprint reading, electric equipment repair and installation of telecommunications equipment.