What is Engineering and Electronics Technology?
Prepare for an electrifying career in Engineering and Electronics Technology! Engineering and Electronics Technology is the link between engineering design and machine operation.
Are you a team player? Engineering and Electronics Technicians work side by side with engineers. Together you'll develop and test product designs. Everything you do makes a product better, from idea, to assembly, to repair.
You'll make sure the manufacturing process is working. And, make changes to those processes if needed. You'll troubleshoot and make repairs.
Technicians are problem solvers, like you!
Our program specializes in:
- Industrial systems
- Computer Maintenance
- Robotics and Automation
- Electronic Communications
You’ll get hands-on experience in the field. Our classes include the industry-standard equipment and software you need to know. First, you’ll learn traditional engineering principles. Then, electronics, CAD software, 3D animation, computer programming, and design drafting.
After graduation, you can enter the workforce as an entry-level technician!
What are my career choices?
The Engineering and Electronics Technology program can open all your career doors.
This program will prepare you for many careers including:
- Federal Government
- Merchant Wholesalers (Durable Goods)
- Engineering Services
- Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
- Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?
The catalog describes the course requirements for completing the credential. Students are required to schedule an appointment with their assigned academic advisor to ensure achievement of their academic goals.
- Automation Technician (new window)
- Communications Technician (new window)
- Computer Maintenance Technician (new window)
- Electronics Technician (new window)
- Electronics Tester (new window)
- Industrial Electronics Technician I (new window)
- Industrial Electronics Technician II (new window)
- Maintenance Technician (new window)
- Robotics and Automation Technician (new window)
Length of Program
You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.
HIGH BAY DRESS CODE
BCTC's Advanced Manufacturing Centers have a dress code for safety. Our leadership approved the establishment and enforcement of this dress code.