Printed on 12/9/2022

Program Availability *

Aircraft Electronics

Locations Fall 2022 Spring 2023 Summer 2023 Fall 2023
Some courses may be available at multiple locations.

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Estimated Cost

Costs may not include all books or all materials and supplies. Some textbook costs may be included in the estimated program cost.

Cost based on current tuition and fees
Additional materials and supplies

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.


Skills Assessment

An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program or the following: High School GPA of 2.75 or higher (last 10 years) OR provide completion of associate’s or higher degree OR; 165 or higher on your 2014 series GED tests OR; ACT OR SAT OR Accuplacer OR Companion OR Compass (last 3 years) to waive to the general education level; The cost of the Accuplacer assessment is $15; Catalog #: 94100100; Learn more at

Additional Information

Due to FAA regulations regarding attendance and minimum grading requirements, you may not be able to transfer previously completed mathematics or physics courses into this program. If you plan to take any courses prior to entry into this program, please request required documents prior to enrolling in those courses. Contact Dennis Moehn at 920-232-6005 for details.

Online and IVC courses are not accepted for this program.

A prerequisite for employment as an avionics technician is the General Radiotelephone Operator's License, which is issued by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) upon successful completion of the FCC exam.

You may choose to also complete the Airframe & Powerplant Mechanics program at Fox Valley Technical College with only one additional year of instruction.

Program Outcomes

  • Comply with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rules and regulations governing Aviation Maintenance Technicians.
  • Demonstrate proper use of standard avionics electronics test equipment.
  • Demonstrate recommended safety procedures when working on aircraft.
  • Utilize documentation while performing avionics tasks.

Beyond The Classroom

Student Clubs

There are over 45 different clubs and organizations available for students. Many clubs are directly related to programs offered at FVTC, so you can develop professional connections while meeting other students.

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Employment Services

Employment Connections is here to help you with your employment needs. Our services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career.

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Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738