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ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY - PROCESS CONTROL

CERTIFICATE: Certificate in Applied Science with a major in Process Control

To provide students with training in process controls which will prepare them for careers in manufacturing and factory automation.

This certificate provides students with training in process controls which will prepare them for careers in manufacturing and factory automation.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

Other Requirements

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Course Requirements


Course Class Lab Credit
EEM 251 Programmable Controllers 2 3 3
EEM 273 Advanced Process Control 2 3 3
EGR 120 Engineering Computer Applications 3 0 3
EIT 110 Principles of Instrumentation 2 3 3
EIT 220 Control Principles 2 3 3
ELT 105 Logic & Digital Circuits 3 3 4
ELT 111 DC/AC Circuits 3 3 4
ELT 130 Basic Circuits 2 3 3
ELT 204 Industrial Electronics 3 3 4
ENG 155 Communications I 3 0 3
MAT 170 Algebra, Geometry, And Trigonometry I 3 0 3
28 24 36
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  36

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
ELT 111 DC/AC Circuits 3 3 4
ELT 130 Basic Circuits 2 3 3
ENG 155 Communications I 3 0 3
MAT 170 Algebra, Geometry, And Trigonometry I 3 0 3
11 6 13

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
EEM 251 Programmable Controllers 2 3 3
EIT 110 Principles of Instrumentation 2 3 3
ELT 105 Logic & Digital Circuits 3 3 4
ELT 204 Industrial Electronics 3 3 4
10 12 14

SEMESTER 3 (Summer)


Course Class Lab Credit
EEM 273 Advanced Process Control 2 3 3
EGR 120 Engineering Computer Applications 3 0 3
EIT 220 Control Principles 2 3 3
7 6 9
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  36

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person: Sal Pisciotta

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $20,000.00

Local Average Salary: $30,000.00

National Starting Salary: $22,000.00

National Average Salary: $34,000.00