Electronics Technology Degree

Offered At the following campus locations
Program Overview

The Electronics Technology Degree program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in electronics professions. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of electronics technology theory and practical application necessary for successful employment using both manual and computerized electronics systems. Program graduates receive an Electronics Technology associate of Science Degree which qualifies them as electronics technicians with a specialization in general and communication electronics.

Entrance Requirements

Education: A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for admission. Age: 16 years or older Placement: Achievement of appropriate scores on the college's placement test or submission of acceptable SAT or ACT scores. Compass-writing 62, reading 79, algebra 37, or Asset-writing 42, reading 41, algebra 42 or SAT scores of 450 critical reading and 440 math or ACT scores of 17 reading, 16 English, and 19 math. Provisional Admission accepted.

Course Overview
CourseCredit Hours
GENERAL CORE COURSES
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
ENGL 2130 American Literature 3
MATH 1111 College Algebra 3
MATH 1112 College Trigonometry 3
OR
MATH 1113 Precalculus 3
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology 3
OR
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology 3
OCCUPATIONAL COURSES
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers 3
ELCR 1005 Soldering Technology 1
ELCR 1010 Direct Current Circuits 6
ELCR 1020 Alternating Current Circuits 7
ELCR 1030 Solid State Devices 5
ELCR 1040 Digital & Microprocessor Fund 5
ELCR 1060 Linear Integrated Circuits 3
Students are required to complete one of the followingSpecializations:
Field Occupation Specialization (General Electronics)
XXXX 1600 Occupationally Related Electives 16
OR
COMMUNICATIONS ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY
ELCR 2210 Analog Communications 5
ELCR 2220 Digital Communications 3
ELCR 2230 Antenna and Transmission Lines 3
ELCR 2240 Microwave Communications & Radar 3
ELCR 2250 Optical Comm Techniques 3