Electronics Technology

Electronics Technology

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Program Duration

1 year (Two Semesters)

Program Type

Technical Certificate

Arkansas Median Salary

$37,190 machinist; $47,760 industrial mechanic (Career 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.

hand and money iconPaying 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

John Levy
Biomedical, Electronics and Automation Instructor
(870) 391-3189

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.