Program Timeline

Transmission and Distribution Upcoming Courses

The program currently offers fourteen T&D specific, 3 credit, graduate engineering courses. Generally courses are offered once a year. Students who are working toward the master's of engineering degree need to plan ahead to ensure they are able to finish their program of study on time. Students who are considering earning the T&D Certificate may choose any five for their T&D certificate. (Certificate requires a 3.0 cumulative GPA in five 3-credit TADP courses).

Summer 2016

  • TADP 556 Engineering Leadership (May 16 - July 22)
    (On-campus visit: May 20 & 21)
  • TADP 548 Transmission Line Design-Electrical Aspects (May 16 - July 15)

Fall 2016 

Session I (Aug 30 - Oct 23)

  • TADP 541 Distribution System Design
  • TADP 544 Project Development & Construction Methods
  • TADP 549 TLine Structures
  • TADP 543 Electric Grid Operations (tentative- newly rebuilt!)

Session II (Oct 24 - Dec 18)

  • TADP 542 Substation Design
  • TADP 521 Utility Communications
  • TADP 547 Underground System Design

Spring 2017

Session I 

  • TADP 540 Transmission Line Design - Introduction
  • TADP 641 Power System Analysis
  • TADP 543 Electric Grid Operations (tentative- newly rebuilt!)

Session II 

  • TADP 640 Transmission Line Design - Advanced
  • TADP 545 System Protection
  • TADP 680 Special Topics - GIS (tentative)
Peter McKenny, PhD
Director
Transmission and Distribution
Phone: (509) 313-5702
Email: mckenny@gonzaga.edu

Jilliene McKinstry
Assistant Director
Transmission and Distribution
Phone: (509) 313-5701
Email: mckinstry@gonzaga.edu