This program is offered by the Computer Electronics & Graphics Technology Department
Electronics Technology is an applications-oriented major in applied mathematics and science, electronics principles, techniques, materials, and devices. Students acquire a management background that promotes advancement within their field. Graduates work as members of "engineering teams" in applied design, product development, installation, maintenance, manufacturing, production, or operations. They also may work in technical services, including field engineering, customer support, marketing, and sales. Graduates work in a variety of industries including manufacturing, utilities, and telecommunications. The program is accredited by Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering.
- an ability to select and apply knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools in electronics technology.
- an ability to select and apply mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to electronics technology problems using principles, applied procedures and methodologies.
- an ability to conduct, analyze and interpret experiments, and apply experimental results to improve processes.
- an ability to design systems or processes in electronics technology.
- an ability to function effectively on teams.
- an ability to identify, analyze and solve technical problems.
- an ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
- a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in lifelong learning.
- an ability to understand professional and ethical responsibilities including a respect for diversity.
- a knowledge of contemporary professional, societal and global issues.
- a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.