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