2017-2018 Academic Bulletin & Student Handbook

Electronics Engineering Technology Diploma (D40200)

The Electronics Engineering Technology curriculum prepares individuals to become technicians who design, build, install, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronic components, equipment, and systems such as industrial/computer controls, manufacturing systems, communications systems, and power electronic systems.

A broad-based core of courses, including basic electricity, solid-state fundamentals, digital concepts, and microprocessors, ensures the student will develop the skills necessary to perform entry-level tasks. Emphasis is placed on developing the student’s ability to analyze and troubleshoot electronic systems.

Graduates should qualify for employment as engineering assistants or electronic technicians with job titles such as electronics engineering technician, field service technician, maintenance technician, electronic tester, electronic systems integrator, bench technician, and production control technician.

Course and Hour Requirements

Major Courses

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ATR 215Sensors and Transducers
2
3

3

EGR 111Engineer Comp and Careers
2
2

3

EGR 131Intro to Electronics Tech
1
2

2

ELC 128Intro to PLC
2
3

3

ELC 131Circuit Analysis I
3
3

4

ELC 133Circuit Analysis II
3
3

4

ELN 131Analog Electronics I
3
3

4

ELN 133Digital Electronics
3
3

4

ELN 229Industrial Electronics
3
3

4

Total Major Hours: 31

General Education Courses

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ACA 115Success and Study Skills
0
2

1

Communications:

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ENG 111Writing and Inquiry
3
0

3

Natural Sciences/Mathematics: Select One

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
MAT 121Algebra/Trigonometry I
2
2

3

MAT 171Precalculus Algebra
3
2

4

(MAT 171 or higher)

Total General Education Hours: 7-8

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 38-39

Suggested Sequence of Courses

Fall Semester

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ACA 115Success and Study Skills
0
2

1

EGR 111Engineer Comp and Careers
2
2

3

EGR 131Intro to Electronics Tech
1
2

2

ELC 131Circuit Analysis I
3
3

4

Natural Sciences/Mathematics Course*
2-3
2

3-4

Total Credit Hours:
8-9
11
13-14

Spring Semester

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ELC 133Circuit Analysis II
3
3

4

ELN 131Analog Electronics I
3
3

4

ELN 133Digital Electronics
3
3

4

ELN 229Industrial Electronics
3
3

4

Total Credit Hours:
12
12
16

Summer Term

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ATR 215Sensors and Transducers
2
3

3

ELC 128Intro to PLC
2
3

3

ENG 111Writing and Inquiry
3
0

3

Total Credit Hours:
7
6
9

*See "Course and Hour Requirements"

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 38-39