Associate of Science in Electronics Technology

Individuals with knowledge of analog and digital electronics are needed in commercial enterprises such as integrated circuit (IC) companies and telecommunications firms. The Associate of Science in Electronics Technology degree is designed to help you prepare for this field. Both private business and the government rely on sophisticated electronic equipment for a multitude of applications: manufacturing and production processes, communication systems, power plant operations, missile control and guidance, engineering tests and embedded control systems.

The Associate of Science in Electronics Technology degree comprises the first two years of either the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering.

Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org

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TOTAL CREDITS

97.5

PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Colorado Springs
  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: Preparatory
    CS104 Problem Solving Concepts With C++ 4
    Courses: General Education
    CHE105 Introduction to Chemistry 5
    ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HIST101 Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century 4.5
    MATH112 Analytic College Algebra 4.5
    MATH114 Analytic Trigonometry 4.5
    MATH116 Foundations for Calculus 4.5
    MATH205 Differential Calculus 5
    MATH207 Integral Calculus 5
    MATH302 Differential Equations 5
    PSYC102 Introductory Psychology 4.5
    SOCL102 Introductory Sociology 4.5
     
    UNIV104 Academic and Career Success 4.5
    or
    HUMNELE Humanities Elective 4.5
    Total Credit Hours: 60.5
    Courses: Core
    CE242 Computer Architecture 4
    EE110 Introduction to Engineering 4
    EE221 Circuit Analysis I 5
    EE252 Digital Design I 5
    EE312 Embedded Microcontrollers 5
    EE331 Circuit Analysis II 5
    EE375 Electronic Design I 5
    EM200 Introduction to Website Development 4
    Total Credit Hours: 37

    Total Credit Hours: 97.5

  • Tuition

    Total tuition for this degree program will vary depending on your educational needs, existing experience, and other factors.

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    Students in CTU associate degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*

    Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.

  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Analysis of DC and AC circuits and electronics, including significant laboratory-based experience in each of these areas
    • Analysis and design of digital hardware, as well as embedded microcontroller (software)
    • Problem-solving and trouble-shooting techniques
    • Design of integrated-circuit (IC) based digital electronics
    • Use of modern, computer-based simulation tools
    • Use of advanced laboratory instrumentation
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