Diploma in Electrical/Electronics Technology (D35220)

The Electrical/Electronics Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems found in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities.

Training, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, digital electronics, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.

Upon completion, students should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical/electronics field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
ELC 112--DC/AC Electricity
ELC 113--Basic Wiring I
ELC 118--National Electrical Code
ELC 125--Diagrams and Schematics
ENG 111--Expository Writing
CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
ELC 114--Basic Wiring II
ELC 117--Motors and Controls
ELC 128--Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
*MAT 115--Mathematical Models
ELC 115--Industrial Wiring
ELC 127--Software for Technicians
ELC 228--PLC Applications
*May be substituted by MAT 120--Geometry and Trigonometry

2011-2012 Gainful Employment Data
Electrical/Electronics Technology Diploma (D35220)
SOC Code(s)O*Net Occupations
47-1011.00First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
49-2098.00Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
49-9097.00Signal and Track Switch Repairers
Tuition and FeesBooks and SuppliesTotal Cost of Program
Normal Time to Complete / Semester Credit Hours
1 Year / 43
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