2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Industrial Electronics Technology Program
Areas of Study - Degrees & Certificates > Energy, Manufacturing & Construction > Energy and Manufacturing Technology Programs > Industrial Electronics Technology Program
If you are interested in an exciting and rewarding career where people and technology come together, Industrial Electronics Technology may be for you.
Specialized courses in Industrial Electronics Technology emphasize application and the program provides classroom studies with hands-on, high-tech laboratories, the student will use the tools of mathematics and science, including the calculator, multi-meter, computer, function generator, oscilloscope and other laboratory equipment.
Industrial Electronics Technologists fill entry-level positions in industries such as circuit diagnostics, laboratory and field-testing, manufacturing and assembly, quality assurance, technical sales, field service, and certification of new installation projects. They are involved with all products and systems of industry including radios, radars, computers, network/wireless telecommunications applications and security systems, robots, wide range of Oil & Gas positions, audio and video systems, automotive electronics, medical instruments, and navigation systems.
Offered specializations provide our students the opportunity for employment in some of the following job functions:
- Service Shop Technician
- Industrial Manufacturing Technician
- Laboratory Technician
- Field Service Technician
- Engineering Assistant/Associate Engineer
The core courses will transfer to a variety of colleges and universities. Contact a counselor or faculty advisor for specific information.
By completing the program, students will earn two awards:
- Field Service Technician, Level 1 Certificate
- Industrial Electronics Technology, AAS
Field Service Technician, Level 1 Certificate
[C1_ETA1 certificate offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-University Park]
Total Credit Hours Required for Certificate: 30
|Level 1 Certificate Completed
Industrial Electronics Technology, AAS
[AAS_CETS offered at LSC-CyFair]
Prerequisite: Completion of Field Service Technicial, Level 1 Certificate
Total Credit Hours Required for Degree: 60