ACADEMIC PLAN: 731
CIP CODE: 15.0303
AWARD: Associate of Applied Science
LENGTH: 2 Years
The electronics industry has created a demand for qualified computer and electronics technicians, especially those with computer and computer-related skills. In order to provide the flexibility required by the large variety of jobs available in the electronics industries, the curriculum offers a solid foundation in mathematics, general electronics, computers, computer networking and communications. The Computer & Electronics Technology curriculum is designed primarily for persons seeking employment in fields of computer networking, digital, and communications electronics immediately upon completion of the program. Students successfully exiting this program may find employment as computer network specialists, digital electronics technicians, broadcast engineers, electronics technicians, design technicians, audio technicians and communications electronics technicians. This program is G3 Eligible.
Individuals are eligible for admission to CVCC if they are high school graduates or the equivalent, or if they are eighteen years of age or older and able to benefit academically from study at the community college, as demonstrated by assessment in reading, writing, and mathematics.
All students expected to complete the requirements for a degree, diploma, certificate, or career studies certificate must complete an Application for Graduation.
The Program Pathway for Computer & Electronics Technology - Computer Networking AAS is a resource for students that lists the following items:
- The recommended order in which to take the program courses
- Suggested course when more than one option exists
- If the course has a prerequisite
- Courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)