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  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Electronics Engineering Technology, A.A.A.S


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Academic Program Code:  906

The Electronics Engineering Technology program prepares students to enter the growing and complex field of electronics technology. Electronics technicians work in manufacturing, industry, business, and medical facilities. They operate various types of electronic equipment, industrial control systems, and computer systems. They also provide technical assistance in designing, constructing, measuring, and analyzing circuits.

Electronics Technology students study the theory of electricity and electronics, analog circuits, digital circuits, computer systems, equipment theory and applications, and electronic servicing. Course work includes extensive hands-on activities related to the field of electronics engineering technology.

Students who wish to pursue an associates degree in Electronics Engineering Technology need to specialize in specific areas of interest by selecting one of the three tracks: Electronics Technology, Biomedical Electronics, and Computer Electronics. Students who complete the AAAS program also have the ability to increase their knowledge base by pursuing additional tracks.

General Education Courses


Select a minimum of 15 credit hours of course work from the General Education Course list.  Course work must be selected as directed from the areas below.

English Composition and Communications


All students must select EN 101. 

Humanities


Select one (1) Humanities General Education Elective.

Social Sciences


Select one (1) Social Sciences General Education Elective.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics


Select one (1) Natural Sciences Lab/Non Lab General Education Elective or one (1) Mathematics General Education Elective.  Students pursuing the Biomedical Electronics Technology Track are required to take BI 117.

General Education Total Credit Hours


15 (minimum)

Program Elective Courses


Select a minimum of three (3) credits from the following: 

Program Track Courses


Select one (1) of the following Program Tracks.

Total Credit Hours


60

Transfer Notes


Students who wish to transfer to the BS EEET Degree at Ferris State University, should consider taking EL 106, MA 107 and MA 131, and PH 125 before transferring. Transferring students also should contact Ferris to confirm course selections.

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