ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY

PROGRAM PLACEMENT RATE: 100%

Annual Average SALARY: $58,210

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Experience Electronics at Dunwoody

Work during the day? Earn a two-year Electronics Technology degree by taking evening classes at Dunwoody. This degree will provide you with the hands-on experience and theoretical knowledge needed to design and troubleshoot circuits utilizing the latest semiconductor devices; biomedical devices; microprocessors; microcontrollers; circuit design and fabrication equipment; and data acquisition devices. You can earn either a certificate or an associate’s degree in this program.

Your classes will include:

  • Basic electricity and electronics
  • Digital electronics
  • Microprocessors and microcontrollers
  • Computer programming
  • Programmable logic controllers (PLCs)
  • Communication systems
  • Circuit engineering

In combination with your core curriculum, you will also take Arts & Sciences courses. Through these courses, you will enhance your communication, mathematics and critical thinking skills, making you a valuable asset in the job market.

Dunwoody’s Electronics Technology program features:

  • A state-of-the-art Industrial Controls and PLC lab featuring the latest equipment from industry partners like Allen Bradley, Cognex, and Banner.
  • An advanced Electronics Lab features the latest technologies in microprocessors and microcontrollers including hardware from Motorola, Intel, and Arduino.
  • Award-winning student clubs and organizations like the Robotics Technology Club give students opportunities to see theoretical knowledge in action such as preparing to compete in a yearly Autonomous Snow Plow competition.

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