Electronics Technology, Associate of Applied Science
Has anyone ever called you tech-savvy? Are you passionate about technology? Do you find it thrilling that our computers, communications, databases, security systems, personal and corporate connectivity, and information networks are all intricately intertwined into a finely woven net that envelops the planet? If so, a degree in electronics technology is right for you. The San Jacinto College electronics technology program prepares you to work in electronics, industrial computing, VOIP switching, phone PBX, and a variety of other computer-related fields. With technology moving faster than ever, one thing is for certain: If you know computer electronics, your skills are in high demand!
The San Jacinto College computer electronics technology curriculum provides:
- Basic training for entry-level jobs in a variety of occupations in the field of electronics, telecommunications, automation, sensors, and computer engineering technology;
- A great foundation in the principles of electronics with an emphasis on digital electronics and computers; and
- A great training ground in advanced microprocessor applications and basic automation and robotics.
Graduates of this program should be capable of completing technical assignments in the fields of digital electronics, analog electronics, communications, and computer maintenance. The computer maintenance components of this program conform to the A+ and Net+ certification guidelines.
With an associate degree in electronics technology, students can expect the following job opportunities:
- Electronics technicians,
- Field engineers,
- Support specialists,
- Medical equipment repair and calibration technicians,
- Oilfield electronics technicians,
- Computer networking technicians,
- Entertainment equipment repair technicians, and
- Simulator repair technicians.
Electrical and electronics engineering technician median salary: $62,968 per year 1
Source: texaswages.com, Gulf Coast region, 2017
For more information please contact 281-998-6150, x1835
Department Chair 281-478-2712
The applied computer electronics technology curriculum is designed to provide basic training for entry-level jobs in a variety of occupations in the field of electronics, telecommunications, automation, sensors and computer engineering technology. A graduate of this program will have a good foundation in the principles of electronics with an emphasis on digital electronics and computers. The program provides training in advanced microprocessor applications and basic automation and robotics.
Graduates from this program should be capable of completing technical assignments in the fields of digital electronics, analog electronics, communications and computer maintenance. The computer maintenance components of this program conform to the A+ and Net+ certification guidelines.
Plan of Study
|CETT 1303||DC Circuits||3|
|CETT 1305||AC Circuits||3|
|CETT 1325||Digital Fundamentals||3|
|CETT 1349||Digital Systems||3|
|ITSC 1325||Personal Computer Hardware||3|
|CETT 1329||Solid State Devices||3|
|CETT 1357||Linear Integrated Circuits||3|
|RBTC 1355||Sensors and Automation||3|
|ELMT 2337||Electronic Troubleshooting Service and Repair||3|
or MATH 1314
|Contemporary Mathematics (Quantitative Reasoning) (or higher) 1
or College Algebra
|FCEL 1305||Fuel Cell and Alternative/Renewable Energy||3|
|EECT 2339||Communications Circuits||3|
|ELMT 1305||Basic Fluid Power||3|
|ENGL 1301||Composition I||3|
|Language, Philosophy, and Culture (Humanities) or Creative Arts (Fine Arts)||3|
or EECT 2367
|Certified Electronics Technician Training
or Practicum, (Field Experience) Electronic Technology/Technician
|Social and Behavioral Sciences or Government/Political Science or American History||3|
Students planning to pursue a baccalaureate degree should enroll in MATH 1314 College Algebra.
Capstone Experience: ELMT 2335 Certified Electronics Technician Training, ELMT 2337 Electronic Troubleshooting Service and Repair or EECT 2367 Practicum, (Field Experience) Electronic Technology/Technician
|EECT 2367||Practicum, (Field Experience) Electronic Technology/Technician||3|
|ELMT 2333||Industrial Electronics||3|
|ELMT 2335||Certified Electronics Technician Training||3|
|ELMT 2341||Electromechanical Systems||3|