This program prepares students for employment in telecommunications, medical electronics, computers, and consumer electronics. The electronic technician fabricates, installs, maintains, and repairs electronic equipment.
Students applying to the electronics program should have two years of high school math including geometry or algebra, and two years of high school science including chemistry or physics.
- Get a broad foundation of Electronics Technology skills that will prepare you for a variety of careers.
- Earn a Cisco Networking Certificate that is desired by employers.
- Learn about radio frequency communication, fiber optics, process and controls, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and other topics that can make you valuable to employers.
Electronics Technology graduates have been hired by:
- Federal Aviation Administration
- Hawaii Electric Light Company
- Hawaiian Telcom
- Mauna Kea Observatories
- Oceanic Time Warner Cable
- And More!
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
Upon successful completion, students are prepared to:
- Specify, design, build, install, program, operate, troubleshoot, analyze, and modify electronics systems, automated test, and manufacturing control systems.
- Specify, install, program, operate, troubleshoot, and modify computer systems.
- Have effective written, interpersonal, presentation, and team building skills.
- Have the necessary leadership and management skills to effectively complete a project.
- Have a well-developed sense of work ethics and personal discipline to succeed in their chosen profession.
- Have attitudes, abilities, and skills required to adapt to rapidly changing technologies and a desire for life-long learning.