Online Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology Program

Online Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology Associate of Science Degree

At Grantham University, we can help you launch an exciting career in the field of technology. Through the convenience of our 100% online format, you can earn your Associate of Science in Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology (AS-ECET) – giving you a basic introduction into electrical and electronics design.

From 2010-2020, employment of computer support specialists is projected to grow 18%, adding 110,000 new jobs. (Source: Spring 2012 BLS Occupational Outlook Quarterly)

With this degree, you will have specific courses in DC/AC circuit principles and design, digital electronics and analog electronics, as well as two courses in computer programming. The program satisfies the first two years of the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering Technology or the Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering Technology – so you’ll be well-prepared should you choose to continue your education.

Note: A student should be prepared to enter MA105 – College Algebra. If this is not the case, developmental math is available. Also, it is expected that you are computer literate and able to install programs, copy files from a disk to the hard drive, move files within directories, and use Word and Excel at a basic level. If you need basic computer skills, you should take CS101 at the beginning of the program.

Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology Program Outcomes

At the successful completion of the program, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate appropriate proficiency in knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of their disciplines
  • Conduct, analyze and interpret experiments and apply experimental results to improve processes
  • Identify, analyze and solve technical problems
  • Communicate effectively
  • Demonstrate an awareness of professional, ethical and social responsibilities

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

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Course Highlights & Curriculum

Credit Hour Breakdown

AS-ECET Credit Hours 65
Total Credit Hours 65

Curriculum Highlights

Course Number Course Title
EE100 Engineering and Ethics
EE105 Fundamentals of DC Circuits/Lab
EE115 Fundamentals of AC Circuits/Lab
EE212 Electronics I/Lab
CE212 Digital Electronics/Lab
CS192 Programming Essentials

Full curriculum

CourseTitleCredits
CE212Digital Electronics and Lab4
CH205General Chemistry4
CS192Programming Essentials3
CS263Programming in C4
EE100Engineering and Ethics3
EE105Fund Prop of DC Circuits & Lab4
EE115Fund Prop of AC Circuits & Lab4
EE212Electronics I and Lab4
EN101English Composition I3
EN102English Composition II3
EN361Technical Writing3
GP210American Government I3
GU100Student Success1
MA105College Algebra3
MA141Precalculus3
PH220Physics I4
Program and core:53
Electives (4):12
Total:65

Additional online degree details

Degree level:Associates
Delivery method:Online
Availability:Available
Starts:Weekly
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Career Information

Computer support specialists provide help and advice to people and organizations using computer software or equipment. Some, called technical support specialists, support information technology (IT) employees within their organization. Others, called help-desk technicians, assist non-IT users who are having computer problems.

10-year Job Growth

  • 717,100
  • 607,100
  • 2010
  • 2020
Total number of new jobs and replacement jobs
Year total jobs is an estimate

Average Salaries

  • The top 10% earn$76,970
  • The median earn$46,260
  • The lower 10% earn$28,300
* Total compensation includes bonus. Salaries listed are dependent on prior experiences as well as the number of years of seniority.
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