The Associate of Applied Science degree in Industrial Electronics Technology at Piedmont Virginia Community College is designed for students interested in Advanced Manufacturing, Electronics and related fields. Program graduates will bre prepared to enter a growing industry that requires creative applications of troubleshooting and maintenance skills. Students will interact with current technology and tools including, 3D printers, CNC machines, laser cutters, welding, programmable logic controllers, microcontrollers, robotics platforms, and more! The job market includes similar careers as maintenance technicians, skilled machinists, mechatronics technicians, circuit board assemblers and more.
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Students entering the Industrial Electronics Technology degree program are required to take one Writing Intensive Course in order to graduate. The Writing Intensive Course for this program is ETR 203, which has a prerequisite of ENG 111 and ENG 112. Students who are awarded transfer academic credit for this course at another institution may fulfill the Writing Intensive Course (WIC) requirement for this degree programs by completing another Writing Intensive Course (WIC).
- Students may substitute a higher-level math course to include MTH 161, 163, 164, 166, 167, 263, 264, 265, 266, 267, or 271.
- List of courses that fulfill the requirement for the Humanities and Social Science Elective can be found on the degree requirements below.
- Introductory (101 or 102 level) foreign language courses will not meet the humanities elective requirement for this program.