Associate in Applied Science in Electronics Engineering Technology

Degree Information

Academic Plan

AAS Electronics Engineering Technology

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Applied Technology


Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program.

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Electronic Engineering Technology program is designed to give students a foundation of experience important in engineering assistants, field engineers, prototype designers, specification writers, technical representatives, etc. The Electronic Engineering Technology program of study at Mesa Community College (MCC) is designed to provide the student with an AAS degree and at the same time allow for the maximum number of transfer credits to four year institution.

What You’ll Learn

This program will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Utilize computer programs and modeling to analyze engineering problems that will result in a design.
  2. Apply the fundamentals of the design process and problem solving skills in a team environment to solve problems.
  3. Apply Ohms and Kirchoff's laws to the solution of DC circuits and networks.
  4. Apply Kirchoff's Laws in conjunction with phasor concepts to solve AC circuits and networks.
  5. Apply small signal linear analysis to bipolar and field-effect transistor circuits, and multistage amplifiers.
  6. Apply the concept of Boolean algebra to the generation and reduction of logic circuits.
  7. Use computer programs to solve technology related problems.
  8. Use the operational amplifier as a linear functional block.
  9. Use assembly language to program a microprocessor.
  10. Perform the operation of differentiation and integration on functions of one variable.
  11. Use elements of analytic geometry, sequences and series in performing the operation of differentiation and integration.
  12. Apply physics concepts and principles to problems involving mechanics, fluid, sound and heat.
  13. Apply fundamental physical science concepts of chemistry or electricity, magnetism and optics in the solution of associated problems.

Program Prerequisites

Program prerequisites
Course #Course TitleCredits
MAT120Intermediate Algebra (5) OR
MAT121Intermediate Algebra (4) OR
MAT122Intermediate Algebra (3) OR higher as indicated by assessment or satisfactory score on a placement exam0-5

General Education Requirements

General education requirements
General Education RequirementCredits: 20-26
General Education CoreCredits: 15-20
First-Year CompositionCredits: 6
ENG101First-Year Composition (3) OR
ENG107First-Year Composition for ESL (3)
ENG111Technical and Professional Writing (3)6
Oral CommunicationCredits: 3
COM100Introduction to Human Communication (3) OR
COM110Interpersonal Communication (3) OR
COM230Small Group Communication (3)
Critical ReadingCredits: 0-3
CRE101College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (3) OR Equivalent as indicated by assessment.
MathematicsCredits: 6-8
MAT150College Algebra / Functions (5) OR
MAT151College Algebra / Functions (4) OR
MAT152College Algebra / Functions (3)3-5
MAT182Plane Trigonometry (3) OR
Satisfactory completion of a higher level mathematics course3
General Education DistributionCredits: 5-6
Humanities and Fine ArtsCredits: 2-3
Any approved general education course from the Humanities and Fine Arts area.
Social and Behavioral SciencesCredits: 3
Any approved general education course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences area.
Natural SciencesCredits: 0
Met by PHY111 AND (PHY112 OR (CHM130 AND CHM130LL)) in Required Courses area.

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Major: 3224
First Term: 2012 Fall
Final Term: 2020 Summer
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 67
CIPS code: 15.0303
SOC codes: 17-3023
Initiating College:
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Manufacturing
Instructional Council:
Last Updated: 01/13/2020