Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology


Degree Option in Electrical / Electronics Engineering Technology

Degree: Associate of Science


Program Educational Objectives:

  • Program will prepare graduates with the technical skills required for successful careers in the design, application, installation, manufacturing, testing, documentation, operation, maintenance, analysis, development, implementation and oversight of electrical-electronics equipment.

  • Program will prepare graduates to work as effective team members with strong written/oral communication skills, as well as to advance in their careers and continue their professional development.

  • Program will prepare graduates to exercise ethics in their profession including a respect for diversity.

 

Student Outcomes:

a. an ability to apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of the discipline to narrowly defined engineering technology activities;

b. an ability to apply a knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to engineering technology problems that require limited application of principles but extensive practical knowledge;

c. an ability to conduct standard tests and measurements, and to conduct, analyze, and interpret experiments;

d. an ability to function effectively as a member of a technical team;

e. an ability to identify, analyze, and solve narrowly defined engineering technology problems;

f. an ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in both technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature;

g. an understanding of the need for and an ability to engage in self-directed continuing professional development;

h. an understanding of and a commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities, including a respect for diversity; and

i. a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.

 

Annual student enrollment and graduation data:

   

Enrollment

   

Academic
Year

 

Full Time

Part Time

 

Graduates

           

2012-2013

 

77

103

 

9

           

2011-2012

 

84

99

 

14

           

2010-2011

 

93

86

 

16

           

2009-2010

 

85

81

 

10

           

2008-2009

 

74

60

 

12

 

Mission Statement:
The mission of the Electrical-Electronics Engineering Technology program is to prepare students for success in their immediate, as well as long-term, professional careers as electrical-electronics engineering technology practitioners and for pursuing advanced studies and life-long learning.

The Electrical-Electronics Engineering Technology Program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Courses may be transferred to a four-year institutions that offer a Bachelor of Science Degree in Technology.