Bakersfield College


Industrial Technology, Electronics Option Associate of Science

Technology runs the planet, with electronics playing an essential role. It is a digital world, and those who understand this world can become valuable additions to technology-focused employers. The Industrial Technology Degree, Electronics Option, teaches essential skills that can be put to use as an industrial technician, electronics technician, field service representative, salesperson or computer technician. A degree holding student will also be looked at for quick promotions into supervision and management positions.

Program Learning Outcomes

The successful student will be able to:

  • demonstrate proficiency in technical skills and safety principles required for employment in the electronics industry.
  • demonstrate problem solving skills used in electrical design and product development.
  • demonstrate a deep understanding of the core material required for certification in the electronics program.

To Transfer Coursework

A minimum of 33 semester units in the major with a grade of ‘C’ or better while maintaining a minimum grade point average of at least 2.0 in all California State University transferable coursework.

To Achieve the Associate in Science

Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded an Industrial Technology, Electronics Options Associate in Science degree.

Total Units: 33

Required Courses

Course # Name Units
ELET B1 Basic Electronics (DC and AC) 4.0
ELET B5 Programmable Logic Controllers 3.0
ELET B6 Analog and Digital Electronics 3.0
ELET B55A Electric Motors-Controls 4.0
ELET B56 Instrumentation & Process Control 3.0
ELET B61 Telecommunications 3.0
ELET B62 Radio Communications 3.0
ELET B70 Mechanical Systems 3.0
INDT B10 Occupational Readiness -or equivalent- 3.0

Electives - Select at least 4 units from the following:

Course # Name Units
ELET B4 Computer Integrated Manufacturing 3.0
ELET B63 Electronic Systems Installation 3.0
MFGT B1AB Machine Tool Processes 3.0