Sep 30, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook

Basic Electronics Career Studies Certificate

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CIP Code: 15.0303
Length: 2 Semesters


The Basic Electronics Career Studies Certificate is designed for the investigation of career possibilities, upgrading occupational skills and/or to provide entry level skills in electronics for those students who are proficient in electrical concepts. It is also an articulated pathway to the Engineering General Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree.

Program Requirements

Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the curriculum.


In addition to the admission requirements established for the college, entry into this program requires proficiency in English, reading, and mathematics. Students who do not meet entry requirements, or whose placement test scores indicate a need for further preparation, will be placed in the appropriate developmental courses in English, mathematics, and/or reading. These developmental course credits do not apply toward the degree. Students required to take two or more developmental courses will need additional semesters to complete the degree.


Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in the sales and installation of electrical/electronic components and equipment.

First Semester

First Semester Total Credits: 10

Second Semester

Second Semester Total Credits: 10

Total Minimum Credits: 20

1 Courses used to fulfill this requirement: MTH Level 100 or higher.
2 Courses used to fulfill this requirement: DRF 231 DRF 232 EGR 120 ELE 120 ELE 127 ELE 143 ELE 144 ETR 198 ETR 203 ETR 263 , ITN 107 ITP 132 , ITP 100 , ITP 110 , ITP 120 , ETR 272  and ETR 263 .

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