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Industrial Electronics Technology, AAS

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Program Start Date: Fall or spring terms
Minimum Program Length: 74 academic weeks; 5 terms day; 74 credits
Curriculum Code: 35362

Program Description

Industrial electronics technology students study electrical and electronic theory. They learn to repair, install and maintain all types of electrical and electronic equipment used in industry.

Practical Experience

Students gain experience using test equipment, operating motor controllers and electronic motors and building electronic circuits. They work with microprocessors, programmable logic controllers and electronic drive systems. Students use computers to solve a number of problems related to electronics and industrial electronic controls.

Professional Opportunities

Electronic technician, plant electrician, biomedical repair technician, electronic equipment repairer, computer maintenance technician.

Unique Aspects

There is an opportunity to obtain national certification through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) in an assortment of modules related to the field of industrial electricity/electronics.

EEDA Career Cluster:

Manufacturing; Transportation, Distribution & Logistics; Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Total Credits: 74

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Fifth Semester

Total Credits: 74

Program Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  1. Apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools to industrial engineering technology activities.
  2. Conduct standard tests and measurements.
  3. Apply knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering and technology to electrical engineering challenges that require limited application of principles but extensive practical knowledge.
  4. Function effectively as a member of a technical team.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to conduct, analyze and interpret electrical experiments.
  6. Demonstrate the ability to speak publicly, listen actively, and respond effectively.

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