Bakersfield College

Industrial Technology, Electronics Option

Associate in 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
Upon successful completion, the student will:

  • 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 Number Title 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 3.0
  -or equivalent-  

Electives — at least 4 units

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

**The courses and unit values on this page are representative of the typical values and courses required by this program. They are taken from the most current catalog, and therefore may not be accurate for the degree or certificate requirements for some students, depending on your year of catalog rights. Please refer to your appropriate catalog or see a counselor for accurate degree requirements.

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