Electronics Engineering Technology

From computers to smart phones and smart houses, electronics play a major role in our lives. Our Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in electronics engineering technology prepares you for a career in a wide range of electronics positions in high-tech industries.

We offer a two-year AAS degree in electronics engineering technology and three progressive shorter-term certificates.

Why Study Electronics Engineering Technology at Front Range Community College?

Our two-year AAS degree prepares you to enter the workforce. You'll explore electronics fundamental theories, applications and troubleshooting. A combination of hands-on lab activities and computer simulations prepare you for a career in a wide range of electronics positions. You'll learn how to use standard electronic test equipment, such as oscilloscopes, digital multimeters and power supplies.

A certificate from FRCC gives you relevant skills to strengthen your knowledge base and give your résumé a boost. Our three certificates are “stackable,” so you can earn one, or all three in succession.

Whether you want a deep dive into electronic devices and equipment—or you want an overview of fundamentals like industrial wiring, motors and control, and digital systems — FRCC has a program for you.

Degree Details

AAS in Electronics Engineering Technology

Program Location: Boulder County

Total Credits: 61 credits (4 semesters)

Courses include instruction in the fundamentals of DC and AC electricity, robotics, programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and automated controls, digital logic and microprocessors and RF power systems.

You'll study such topics as:

  • Electronic Assembly
  • Industrial Wiring
  • Operational Amplifiers
  • Solid State Devices and Circuits
  • Robotics Technologies

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Certificate Options

Basic Electronics

Program Location: Boulder County

Total Credits: 30 credits (2 semesters)

Prepare for an entry-level career in electronics manufacturing requiring DC/AC electrical knowledge, print reading and electrical assembly and wiring skills.

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Electronics Assembly

Program Location: Boulder County

Total Credits: 14 credits (1 semester)

Learn and practice soldering skills, electronic assembly skills and how to read industrial prints. You'll also study the basic math skills required to work in the electronics field.

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Electronic Systems & Automation

Program Location: Boulder County

Total Credits: 18 credits (2 semesters)

This certificate program is designed for students who have completed the Basic Electronics certificate, and prepares them for entry-level careers in industrial automation and robotics.

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Careers & Outcomes

Your degree or certificate program can open doors for a career in a variety of fields.

Center for Integrated Manufacturing

Our Electronics Engineering Technology Program is offered at FRCC’s new, state-of-the-art Center for Integrated Manufacturing, located in Longmont, Colorado, near our Boulder County Campus.