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Electronics Technology Certificate

Expected Certificate/Degree


Program Description

The Electronics Technology certificate provides the student with fundamentals of electricity and electronics, including digital electronics and microcomputers, specialized manufacturing electronics, industrial automation and electronic communications. This program emphasizes a hands on approach to learning through projects to reinforce the theoretical material.

Program Requirements

Please note: A student's readiness to perform college-level coursework is based on the student's placement test and/or ACT scores. Below 1000 level coursework may be required prior to the student taking courses in the suggested sequences below. This certificate requires a total of 15 credits listed below. Please meet with a Faculty or Program Advisor to discuss the details.  

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Code Course Name Credits
ELECT 1100 Electricity and Electronics Fundamentals 3
ELECT 1120 Electronic Documentation and Fabrication 2
ELECT 1141 Digital Fundamentals 3
ELECT 1151 Electronic Devices and Applications 4
ELECT 1161 Modern Communications 3
ELECT 2273 Embedded Systems and Microcontroller Programming 3

Total Credits: 18


Contact Information

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E06, (630) 942-3210