Electronics Engineering Technology

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Associate of Science (VA, NC, and TX) or Associate of Applied Science (SC) in Electronics Engineering Technology

Electronics Engineering Overview

Today’s highly-automated workplace has elevated productivity to new levels. Advanced systems are anchored by an array of electrical and electronic equipment. To keep operations running smoothly, employers need Electronics Engineering Technologists. They assist with the development, testing, and production of such things as circuit boards, wireless phones, PDAs, medical equipment, and control systems.

If this sounds like a career you might be interested in, consider ECPI University. Through ECPI’s year-round schedule, you could earn an Associate of Science Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology (Associate of Applied Science in Electronics Engineering Technology – South Carolina only) in as little as 1.5 years. 

At the Charlotte, NC Campus Charlotte location only, you can also learn how to set up, maintain, and troubleshoot radiological and fluoroscopy medical equipment. Working with medical imaging technology and systems, you can develop electronics, mechanics, and networking skills. Career opportunities often require relocation and working in a medical environment.

Electronics Engineering Possible Career Track

ECPI University’s Electronics Engineering Technology program can prepare graduates to work in a variety of industries including:

  • Automation and Manufacturing
  • Automotive
  • Computer
  • Homeland Security
  • Aerospace

Electronics Engineering graduates can graduate and find employment in a host of positions such as:

  • Industrial Technician
  • Computer Engineering Technician
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technician
  • Project Coordinator
  • Computer Network Installer/Administrator
  • Field Service Technician
  • Technical Salesperson

Electronics Engineering Outcomes

Upon completion of the Applied Science in Electronics Engineering Technology program, graduates should be able to:

  • Analyze the operation of electrical and electronic devices and instruments
  • Implement various systems containing hardware and/or software components
  • Use appropriate tools to acquire, analyze data, and interpret testing results to solve technical problems
  • Communicate ideas effectively and clearly in oral and written formats
  • Perform as an effective team member

Electronics Engineering Technology Concentration

Students in the Electronics Engineering Technology concentration learn about subjects such as fiber optics, analog and digital electronics, control systems, and network technologies. They are able to use test equipment to troubleshoot, maintain, and repair electronic systems, as well as computer and network technologies. Graduates of the A.S. EET Electronics Engineering concentration should use interactive hands-on education in technology to achieve the following outcomes:

  • Use testing and measuring instruments to acquire and analyze data
  • Implement a system or a process containing hardware and software components

Electronics Engineering Curriculum

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*For allowable substitutions of arts and sciences courses, see the Arts & Sciences Department page. Choose one of following: PSY105, ECO201, or ECO202

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Concentration Requirements
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Visit the ECPI University Catalog for the most current program information.