Sep 24, 2020  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Electronics Technology (981), Associate of Applied Science Degree

Purpose: With the rapid growth of the electronics field and the steady demand for qualified electronics technicians, there is an ongoing need for trained personnel to meet these requirements. Knowledge and skills acquired by graduates allow for opportunities in many entry-level positions.

Applied degrees (AAA/AAS) are designed to prepare students for entry into the workforce. Students interested in pursuing transfer options should consult with the Thomas Nelson advisor of this program early in their educational careers.

For more information, contact the Science, Engineering and Technology Division at (757) 825-2898 or

♦ Course requires pre/co-requisites.

Possible Career Opportunities

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Semester Total Credits 12

Semester Total Credits 14

Semester Total Credits 9

Semester Total Credits 15

Spring II

Semester Total Credits 17

Total Minimum Credits 67

1Courses are offered as an 8-week one and 8-week two sequence.
2Recommended courses to meet requirements are listed under General Education and Wellness Courses . Students planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree should select courses after referring to the catalog of the appropriate four-year university.
3PHY 201  is recommended. Students planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering Technology should also take PHY 202 .


Program Information (SET)

For additional information about this program visit the Science, Engineering, and Technology Division webpage, stop by room 321 Hastings Hall, phone 757-825-2898, or email