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Engineering Technology - Electronics Option, A.S.

 

WOULD you like a career in ELECTRONICS?

The purpose of this track is to prepare students to enter the workforce as highly skilled electronic technicians or to continue their education at several state universities. The continue their education at several state universities. The curriculum balances instruction in theory with hands-on laboratory applications and provides the student with a diversified background in circuit theory, digital systems, microcomputers, programmable logic controllers, analog systems, and LabVIEW programming. Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers in electronic maintenance and troubleshooting, electronics product development, data acquisition and testing, software development for microcontroller systems, computer installation and repair, telecommunications, biomedical equipment repair and calibration, avionics, radio and television communications, and security systems.

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Contact the Advisor

Alan Jeffries
 Instructor, Engineering Technology
850-769-1551, extension 4051
ajeffries@gulfcoast.edu

 
 

Who is eligible for the Engineering Technology - Electronics Option, A.S. program?

If you are a high school graduate, you can apply to this program.

If you have earned credits from a regionally accredited college or university, you may have a head start at Gulf Coast State College.  

WHY CHOOSE GULF COAST STATE COLLEGE TO EARN YOUR degree?

  • You'll get a great education with one of the lowest tuition rates in the state.
  • With small class sizes and professors who care, you'll get the personal attention you deserve.
  • More than 90% of our graduates would recommend Gulf Coast State College to others.
 

How do I apply to the Engineering Technology - Electronics Option, A.S. program?

To apply, you’ll need to complete the general admission application to Gulf Coast State College.  Visit the Gulf Coast admissions page to learn more about the application process.

Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.

How do I register for my classes?

Check out the class registration dates and plan your schedule today.

How do I apply for financial aid and scholarships?

There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.

Program Requirements

Communications Area CH
•+*ENC1101, English I 3
Humanities Area 3
Visual and Performing Arts See General Education Requirement
Philosophy/Religion See General Education Requirement
Literature See General Education Requirement
Mathematics Area
•+*MAC1105, College Algebra 3
Natural Sciences Area
•PHY1020, Basic Concepts of Physics 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences See General Education Requirement 3
Major Courses
Electronics Option (27 hrs.)The purpose of this track is to prepare students to enter the workforce as highly skilled electronic technicians or to continue their education at several state universities. The curriculum balances instruction in theory with hands-on laboratory applications and provides the student with a diversified background in circuit theory, digital systems, microcomputers, programmable logic controllers, analog systems, and LabVIEW programming. Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers in electronic maintenance and troubleshooting, electronics product development, data acquisition and testing, software development for microcontroller systems, computer installation and repair, telecommunications, biomedical equipment repair and calibration, avionics, radio and television communications, and security systems.
#EET1084C, Introduction to Electronics 3
#ETD1320C, Introduction to CAD 3
#ETI1701, Industrial Safety 3
#ETI2110, Intro to Quality Assurance 3
#ETI1420, Manufacturing Process 3
#ETI2001C, Applied Mechanics 3
+#EET1035C, AC/DC Circuits 4
+#CET1112C, Digital Circuits 4
+#EET1140C, Electronic Devices & Circuits 4
+#CET2123C, Microprocessor Fundamentals 3
+#EET2355C, Digital Communications 3
+#ETS2542C, Programmable Logic Controllers 3
Approved Technical Elective or COOP 3
EET2931, Special Projects in Electronics (Capstone) 3

TOTAL DEGREE HOURS

60

• General Education Core.

+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.

# Applies to A.S. degree and certificate programs.

= PSAV course.

* Minimum grade of "C" required.

 
 

Department Chair

Melanie Boyd
Chair, Business and Technology
850-872-3839
mboyd@gulfcoast.edu

 
 
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