Electronic & Communication Engineering Technology
Program Code: 10-663-3
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Associate Degree: 2 Years, 70 Credits
Financial Aid Eligible
Individuals who possess the ability to understand and apply electronics, as well as wired and wireless communication principles have a wide variety of career choices to choose from, including broad band cabling technician, telecommunication field service, electronic technician, and cellular technician, to name a few.
The Electronic & Communication Engineering Technology (ECET) program provides you with a solid foundation in electronics, wired and wireless communications, computer programming, telephone and data networking, and telecommunications systems. Extensive laboratory work is used to support topics covered in theory.
Program/Plan Admission Requirements
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:
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- Apply electronic theory to practice.
- Build electronic circuits and systems.
- Operate test equipment.
- Analyze electronic systems.
- Communicate technical information.
- Utilize multi-meters, oscilloscopes and other test equipment for obtaining measurements.
- Demonstrate working knowledge of telephone and data networking technologies.
- Demonstrate working knowledge of network terminology, cabling, and network cabling functionality.
- Demonstrate the ability to manufacture and test copper cabling and fiber cables.
- Configure devices and controllers to support telecommunications.
- Apply communication protocol between computers, systems, and devices.
- Identify electronic safety risks, practice precautions, and observe safety industry standards and regulations.
- Work effectively and ethically to complete individual and team assignments in diverse groups.
Helpful High School Courses
- Appleton-1825 N. Bluemound Drive
Algebra, geometry, trigonometry, physics, English, electronics and computer courses are useful.
For additional information, call or e-mail Gary Herlache at (920) 993-5129.
For additional program/admission information, View Program Plan.