Electronics Technology

Electronics Technology

female student working on electronics

Program Duration

1 year (Two Semesters)

Program Type

Technical Certificate

North Arkansas Median Salary

Career and Wage Information

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Why Choose This Program

Students get to work hands on with electrical and industrial equipment.


About The Program

This program provides students with basic electronics foundation. Students learn how to repair electrical equipment, understand safe operation of electrical and industrial equipment and gain knowledge in the field of robotics.

Paying for College

Northark is affordable! We offer nearly $500,000 annually through institutional and foundation scholarships in addition to federal and state aid. See our scholarships and other financial aid programs.

Transfer or Stackable Options

This certificate can be applied toward the Associate of Applied Science in Automation and Systems Integration Electronics.

Faculty Contact

Scott Howie
Northark Technical Center Director
(870) 391-3513

Learning Outcomes

  • Enter the workforce and be gainfully employed.

  • Understand safe operation and repair of electrical and industrial equipment.

  • Interpret electrical and mechanical schematic diagrams.

  • Correctly use basic electrical measuring instruments and apply readings to troubleshoot equipment.

  • Perform basic repair operations and troubleshooting of electrical equipment. Including mechanical assembly, disassembly, and soldering of electrical circuits.

  • Demonstrate the basic knowledge of automation equipment such as PLC's and Robotics in an industrial or hospital setting.