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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

What is the program?
The Industrial Electronics Technology Program is designed to enable the student to learn the skills needed to become an electronic technician.  Electronic technicians are involved in all phases of commercial and industrial repair. The successful student can expect to become competent in one of several specialized fields of electronics. Technical specialties include Industrial Electronics, Industrial Robotics, Programmable Logic Control and Communications.

When is the program offered?
The course is taught year round during the day and evening. Split term classes are offered to accommodate a wide range of schedules for full-time and part-time students.

What awards does the program lead to and how long does it take?
Students may earn a Certificate or an Associate in Applied Science Degree (AAS). Students enrolled full-time may complete a Certificate in as little as three to four semesters (12 to 18 months) or an AAS in two years.

What requirements do I need in order to enroll?
Any student possessing a high school diploma or GED Certificate is eligible to enter the Electronics program. Although not required, students that successfully complete the Tech Prep Curriculum requirements in high school can receive advanced credit or advanced placement in the Industrial Electronics program.

What jobs will this program prepare me for?
Employment possibilities can be found at major businesses and industries in the West Alabama area.
 

Contact:

Brett Butler
Email: bbutler@sheltonstate.edu
Phone:  205.391.2473
Office:  1208 Martin Campus

Lee Tucker

Email:   ltucker@sheltonstate.edu
Phone:  205.391.2450
Office:  1210 Martin Campus