You have an analytical mind and an eye for detail. You love the science and technology of robotics and electronics and enjoy making them work. Well, you can make a career of it with a certificate or associate degree in Electronics Technology from OCC. Learn to assemble, install, operate, maintain and repair electrical/electronic equipment and robotic systems used in industry and manufacturing. Students who complete our programs are prepared to take a host of certification exams that are recognized nationally and globally. Prepare for an in-demand job earning high wages: electric motor, power tool and related repairers earn a median wage of $59,217. Or get hands-on experience and skill along with a solid base of knowledge as you pursue a transfer path to a career in robotics, industrial engineering or engineering technology. Read on to learn about your options, and start planning your entry into this high-demand, well-paying STEM career field.
A sampling of courses for these careers
Robotics 1 – Mechanics and Design
Symbolic Logic with Digital Applications
Automation 2 – Semiconductors Motor Control
Advanced Digital Applications
Server Hardware and Industrial Networks
Did you know?
The energy sector is facing significant workforce shortages — an estimated 55 percent of the energy workforce may need to be replaced by 2023. Among the most critical jobs that will need filling are engineers and skilled utility technicians, according to the Association for Career Technical Education.
Complete one of our certificate programs, and you’ll be well-prepared to enter a career in electronics technology.
Build upon your skills if you’re already employed in the field. Or earn an associate degree for even greater advancement opportunities.
In less than 2 years
you can earn:
Certificate of Achievement
Build on your certificate
of achievement with a:
Certificate of Specialization
Or earn your
in under 4 years
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Did you know?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, people who have a certificate as
their highest level of education earned, on average, 20 percent more than
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