Special Electronics Technician

Electronic Engineering Technology
Comprehensive, hands-on, career-oriented curriculum! 
SOLID education designed by electronic engineering industry leaders!

The Anoka Technical College Electronic Engineering Technology (EET) program offers Special Electronics Technician  Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree.

See your program advisor for more information.

The Anoka Technical Electronic Engineering Technology (EET) program includes a 72-credit Special Electronics Technician Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree emphasis program that prepares students in core electronic engineering technology skills, as well as a broad background in computer support and networking.  

The program is individualized and requires pre-approval from the Electronic Engineering Department chairperson. See your program advisor for more information.

Prerequisites

This program requires instructor approval. 

Some courses may require an Accuplacer/ACT score or completion of basic math, basic English, and/or reading courses with a “C” or better.

Credits

 TOTAL CREDITS
72
 Technical
57
 BMET 1301
 Biomedical Networking
2
 ETEC 1102  Mechatronics 1 DC
3
 ETEC 1113  Mechatronics 2 AC
3
 ETEC 1130
 Introduction to Electronic Technology
2
 ETEC 1140
 Circuit Analysis
2
 ETEC 1151
 Computer Troubleshooting A+
3
 ETEC 1170
 Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
2
 ETEC 1202  Solid State Electronic
5
 ETEC 1250  Digital I 3
 ETEC 1260
 Lasers and Optics
2
 ETEC 1271  Technical Documentation
3
 ETEC 1281
 Engineering Technology Programming: LabVIEW and C++
2
 ETEC 2011  Machine-to-machine Wireless Communications
2
 ETEC 2143  Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
3
 
 Special Electronics Technician Emphasis
20

The Anoka Technical College Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Special Electronic Technical emphasis is an individualized degree program that requires pre-approval from the electronic engineering department chairperson.

See your program advisor for more information.

General Education/MnTC Requirements
15
Fifteen (15) general education credits of Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) are required. Student is required to take:
 MATH 1550
 Introduction to Statistics 
4

The remaining 11 credits must be taken from the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC).

See your program advisor for additional information.

Program Sequence

 FIRST YEAR
 Fall Semester
 Course Number  Course Title Credits
ETEC 1102  Mechatronics 1 DC 3
ETEC 1130
 Introduction to Electronic Engineering Technology
 2
ETEC 1140
 Circuit Analysis
 2
ETEC 1151
 Computer Troubleshooting A+
3
ETEC 1271
 Technical Documentation
        3
ETEC 1250
 Digital 1
        3
 TOTAL
16
 
 Spring Semester
BMET 1301
 Biomedical Networking
         2
ETEC 1113  Mechatronics 2 AC
 3
ETEC 1170
 Programmable Large Controllers
 2
ETEC 1202
 Solid State Electronics
 5
ETEC 1260
 Lasers and Optics
        2
ETEC 1281
 Engineering Technology Programming: LabVIEW and C++
        2
TOTAL
16
 
 Summer Semester
MATH 1550
 Introduction to Statistics
       4
Gen Ed/MnTC
         3
TOTAL          7
 
 SECOND YEAR
 Fall Semester
ETEC 2143
 Transcription & English II
3
TOTAL
3
 
 Spring Semester
ETEC 2011
 Machine-to-Machine Wireless Communication
2
 TOTAL
2

Graduation Requirements

All Anoka Technical College students seeking an Associate in Applied Science (AAS), diploma, or certification must meet the Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher. Please contact your advisor for any further program graduation requirements.

NOTE: Program plans are subject to change. Please contact your program advisor for the most current program information.

Transfer Opportunities

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Industry Information

As part of the Electronic Engineering Technology (EET) program, Special Electronics Technician AAS degree provides students with the technical knowledge and practical experience necessary for an exciting career in electronics, automation and controls, computer servicing/networking, biomedical equipment technician (BMET), and engineering support.

Wage/Outlook/Advancement

Faculty

Tom Reid
763-576-4139

Daniel Truchon
763-576-4185

Enrollment Services
763-576-7710

 

Awards

Degree

Start

Fall: August

Contact

Tom Reid
763-576-4139

Daniel Truchon
763-576-4185

Enrollment Services
763-576-7710