Engineering & Electronics Technology students working on robotics

Engineering & Electronics Technology

Inforgraph on Engineering Electronics Technology: 2015 starting pay $33,760 per year; 2015 median pay $48,670 per year; 2015 employment in KY 459.

What is Engineering and Electronics Technology?

Interested in engineering, robotics, or automation? The Engineering & Electronics Technology program will prepare you to work as a professional in the highly technical field of industrial automation. The courses in this program help you obtain knowledge and develop skills that are highly sought by businesses and industry in the region and throughout the country. Students gain the background to work as assistants to engineers, liaisons between engineers and skilled craftsmen, and plant maintenance specialists.

What are my career choices?

Engineering/Electronics Technology majors can work as electronic repair technicians, computer help desk technicians, communications technicians, chemical plant operators, network administrators, industrial maintenance, electronics technicians, instrumentation technicians, telephone LAN-WAN, network specialists, product support specialists, medical equipment specialists and much more. 

What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

  • Robotics and Automation (66-68 credit hours)



For course description, see the Program Brochure.
For course sequence, see the Example Course Sequence.
For specific course requirements, see the KCTCS Course Catalog.
For program cost, see the estimate worksheet.
For Gainful Employment, see Gainful Employment Disclosure Information.

Admission Requirements

This program has no special admission requirements.

Length of Program

You can earn an Associate in Applied Science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

For more information

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.