Status: AWARD PLAN PUBLISHED
Electronics and Advanced Technologies
AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS AND CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIZATION
Associate of Applied Science Degree
The Associate of Applied Science degree in Electronics and Advanced Technology includes courses in the area of Electronics, Arts & Humanities, and in High Tech Manufacturing. This curriculum prepares students for technical positions in virtually every manufacturing industry including automotive, computer, semiconductor, steel, pharmaceutical, food, aerospace, plastics, chemical, petroleum, paper and in various other general manufacturing industries.
In addition to having the skills for the many manufacturing industries, graduates can also work in Research and Development environments where automation is required. Any industrial environment where automated instrumentation is used for testing, checking, producing, injecting, measuring, transporting, etc. requires people with these skills.
To receive an Associate of Applied Science in Electronics and Advanced Technologies, students must: (a) make a minimum grade of "C" in all required electronic, math, and science courses and (b) have an overall GPA of 2.0 or greater.