This certificate prepares students for employment in the electronics field.
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- ETR 114: DC AC Fundamentals II - 4 credits
- ETR 107: Programming Applications for ELE/ETR Calculations - 3 credits
- ETR 203: Electronic Devices I - 4 credits
- ETR 243: Digital, Analog, and Data Communication Systems I - 4 credits
- ETR 290: Internship - 3 credits
There are no additional admission requirements for this program.
Students in this certificate pathway generally begin with the Manufacturing Technician CSC or complete certain prerequisite courses to better prepare for academic success. At a minimum students should take ETR113 - DCAC Fundamentals I.
Occupational Objectives: The Electronics Technician Career Studies Certificate is designed to meet the needs of regional employees with a need to gain or expand their skillsets in electronics. This two- semester Career Studies Certificate aligns with coursework in the Industrial Electronics Technology (AAS) program. Students will be able to apply credits from this program to AAS degree in order to obtain advanced technical knowledge and skills in the field. Students will engage in coursework in the fields of electricity, electronics, industrial maintenance, and mathematics in order to gather the skills necessary for employment in electronics or a related field. Successful graduates will be able to secure entry-level employment or advanced employment in fields that require technical knowledge of electronics, computer repair, power, energy, and electronic systems.