"What Can I Do With a Major in...Electronics Technology?"
Why Major in Electronics Technology?
The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Technology will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:
- Research, prepare and present both oral and written reports on technical or management subjects related to his/her area of specialization.
- Identify, analyze and solve technical or management problems related to his/her field of specialization.
- Function effectively as a participating member of a work group to accomplish a particular goal.
- Demonstrate desirable work habits and professional and conscientious attitudes in his/her particular areas of instruction through participation in professional activities and organizations, and leadership activities both in and out of the classroom.
- Demonstrate a mastery of skill beyond the entry level related to one or more areas of technical, management or marketing specialities in the major area of study.
- Demonstrate technical and general knowledge required in occupational work areas related to the major field of study.
Related Career Titles
|Aircraft Instrument Mechanics and Inspector||Gaffer|
|Appliance Service Technician||General Maintenance Mechanics|
|Assembler||Grip – Theatrical|
|Audio and Video Equipment Technician||Home Electronics Repairers|
|Audio and Video Recording Technician||Industrial Designers|
|Audio Engineering||Industrial Electricians|
|Audio Visual Specialist||Lift Electrician|
|Audiovisual Technician||Lighting Technician|
|AV TechAvionics Technician||Line and Cable Workers|
|Body Wirer||Line Installers and Cable Splicers|
|Broadcast Technician||Locomotive Repairer|
|Cable Engineer||Maintenance and Repair Workers|
|Cable Television Technician||Maintenance Electricians|
|Camera Repairer||Mechanic Installers and Repairers|
|Central Office Equipment Engineer||Mechanical Door Repairers|
|Certified Electronics Technician||Medical Equipment Repairers|
|Commercial and Industrial Electronic EquipmentRepairer||Meter Readers|
|Commercial Engineer||Microwave Supervisor|
|Communication Equipment Mechanic Communications Equipment Operator||Network Specialist|
|Computer and Office Machine Repairer||Outside Plant Engineer|
|Computer Hardware Engineer||Photonics Technicians|
|Computer Service Technician||Planning Engineer|
|Computerized Environmental Control Installer||Power Engineer|
|Controlled Repairer||Power Generation Engineer|
|Controls Engineer||Power Plant Operators|
|Customer Equipment Engineer||Power System Electricians|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineer||Power System Operator|
|Electrical Installer||Radar and Sonar Operators|
|Electrical Powerhouse||Radio Mechanics|
|Electrical Relay||Radio Systems Engineer|
|Electrical Repairer||Radio Technician|
|Electrical Substitution||Recording Engineer|
|Electrical Transportater||Robotics Engineer|
|Electrician Helper||Robotics Technician|
|Electro-Mechanical Technician||Security Alarm Fitter|
|Electronic and Electrical Equipment Repair||Security Alarm Installer|
|Electronic and Electrical Repair||Semiconductor Developer|
|Electronic Bench Tester||Ship Electricians|
|Electronic Engineering Technician||Sound Effects Editor|
|Electronic Equipment Repairer||Sound Engineer|
|Electronic Home Entertainment Repairer||Sound Engineering Technician|
|Electronic Instrument Tradesperson||Sound Technician|
|Electronic Service Technician||Space Operations Specialist|
|Electronics Assembler||Stationary Engineer|
|Electronics Design Engineer||Studio Operation Engineer|
|Electronics Engineer||Technical Occupations in Electronics|
|Electronics Manufacturing Supervisor||Telecommunications Installation and Repair|
|Electronics Research Engineer||Telecommunications Specialist|
|Electronics Service Person||Telecommunications Technician|
|Electronics Test Engineer||Television Systems Engineer|
|Elevator Installers and Repairers||Transformer Repairer|
|Energy and Utilities Key Jobs Engineering Technician||Transmission & Protection|
|Equipment Repairer||Tube Rebuilder|
|Fiber Optic Installation Technician||Unmanned Vehicle Operation Specialist|
|Field Service Engineer||Weapons Maintenance Technician|
Related Job Listings/Job Search Website
Electronic & Electrical Equipment Industry
Electronics Manufacturing Guide
IEC - International Electrotechnical Commission
InfoComm Audio Visual Communication Technology News
The Advanced Television Systems Committee
Association for Computing Machinery
Electrical Generating Systems Association
The Eletronics Technicians Association
Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc.
International Society of Certified Electronic Technicians
Employers of Architects & Engineers
Four-Year Academic Plan
The career paths listed are those which are commonly associated with this area of study and in no way does this site attempt to suggest that these are all of the career paths possible. Some of the career paths listed may require additional education, training, development, licenses and/or certifications. Listings of resources such as job listings, web links, professional organizations, library publications, and other information found on this page are believed to be accurate and true at the time published. The "What Can I Do With A Major In..." database is reviewed and updated every year in July. While no list is truly exhaustive, if you feel something should be added, deleted, changed or updated on this page, please contact the Career Services Center by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org and an out-of-cycle change will be completed.
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