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.

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.

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.

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.

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:
ELET B4 Computer Integrated Manufacturing 3.0
ELET B63 Electronic Systems Installation 3.0
MFGT B1AB Machine Tool Processes 3.0
Kern Community College District