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ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

DEGREE: Associate in Applied Science with a major in Electronics Engineering Technology

To provide students with training and technical skills associated with electricity and electronics which will prepare them for employment as an industrial technician supporting manufacturing operations.

This program uses classroom and laboratory experiences to provide students with electronics or networking engineering technical skills such as building, testing, trouble-shooting, repairing, and modifying electronic equipment or networking systems, which will prepare them for careers with a variety of industries.

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

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  1. Any course with one of the following prefixes requires a grade of "C" or better: EET

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

General Education Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
ECO 201 Economic Concepts 3 0 3
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
MAT 110 College Algebra 3 0 3
MAT 111 College Trigonometry 3 0 3
PHY 201 Physics I 3 3 4
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
18 3 19

Required Major Core Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 113 Electrical Circuits I 3 3 4
EET 114 Electrical Circuits II 3 3 4
EET 131 Active Devices 3 3 4
EET 145 Digital Circuits 3 3 4
EET 220 Analog Integrated Circuits 2 3 3
EGR 181 Integrated Technology I 0 3 1
EGR 182 Integrated Technology II 0 3 1
EGR 183 Integrated Technology III 0 3 1
14 24 22

Other Hours Required for Graduation


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 218 Electrical Power Systems 3 3 4
EET 231 Industrial Electronics 3 3 4
EET 235 Programmable Controllers 2 3 3
EET 243 Data Communications 2 3 3
EET 251 Microprocessor Fundamentals 3 3 4
EET 273 Electronics Senior Project 0 3 1
ENG 260 Advanced Technical Communications 3 0 3
MAT 130 Elementary Calculus 3 0 3
PHY 202 Physics II 3 3 4
22 21 29

Optional Courses (Not required for graduation)


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 141 Electronic Circuits 3 3 4
EET 241 Electronic Communications 3 3 4
EET 274 Selected Topics In Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology 2 3 3
8 9 11
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  70

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 113 Electrical Circuits I 3 3 4
EGR 181 Integrated Technology I 0 3 1
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
MAT 110 College Algebra 3 0 3
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
12 6 14

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 131 Active Devices 3 3 4
EGR 182 Integrated Technology II 0 3 1
ENG 260 Advanced Technical Communications 3 0 3
MAT 111 College Trigonometry 3 0 3
PHY 201 Physics I 3 3 4
12 9 15

SEMESTER 3 (Summer)


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 114 Electrical Circuits II 3 3 4
EGR 183 Integrated Technology III 0 3 1
MAT 130 Elementary Calculus 3 0 3
PHY 202 Physics II 3 3 4
9 9 12

SEMESTER 4 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
EET 145 Digital Circuits 3 3 4
EET 218 Electrical Power Systems 3 3 4
EET 220 Analog Integrated Circuits 2 3 3
EET 231 Industrial Electronics 3 3 4
11 12 15

SEMESTER 5 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
ECO 201 Economic Concepts 3 0 3
EET 235 Programmable Controllers 2 3 3
EET 243 Data Communications 2 3 3
EET 251 Microprocessor Fundamentals 3 3 4
EET 273 Electronics Senior Project 0 3 1
10 12 14
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  70

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person: Sal Pisciotta

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $30,000.00

Local Average Salary: $48,000.00

National Starting Salary: $38,000.00

National Average Salary: $56,000.00