Electrical Engineering Technology

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Electrical Engineering Technology

A.A.S. / Elect Fund Cert

Expected Hours for A.A.S. Degree

61

Expected Hours for Elect Fund Cert Degree

21

What is Electrical Engineering Technology A.A.S.?

The Electrical Engineering Technology A.A.S. provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to secure gainful employment in manufacturing industries, telecommunications, and healthcare, to name a few. Skills emphasized in the program include  but not limited to: AC and DC circuitry, programmable logic controller programming, robotics programming, biomedical equipment calibration and repair, and maintenance in an advanced automation setting.

This is a technical degree designed for immediate employment in advance manufacturing and is not designed for transfer although some four year institutions may accept part of the course work toward the bachelor’s degree.

 

 

What will I learn?

Upon completion of this program, Students will be able to do the following:

Program Outcomes:


  1. The graduate will have mastered the use of electrical measurement equipment, including digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, and various power meters.
  2. The graduate will have demonstrated the ability to mathematically analyze AC and DC circuitry.
  3. The graduate will have demonstrated a thorough understanding of basic electronic principles.
  4. The graduate will have demonstrated a thorough understanding of digital circuitry with a basic knowledge of ladder logic.
  5. The graduate will have demonstrated the ability to work effectively in a team-based environment.

What are my options at Cleveland State Community College?

  • Electrical/Electronics Fundamentals  Technical Certificate 
    • Complete your certificate in less than a year!
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  • Associate of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering Technology 
    • Two-year A.A.S. career degree
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What is the cost?

  • State residents: $152 per credit hour
  • Out-of-State residents: $475 per credit hour
  • Registration fees vary but are applied to your tuition costs for summary. You can check the updated page for fees, tuition, and expenses.

What are my options to pay for this degree?

  • Apply for financial aid at www.FAFSA.gov
  • A student is encouraged to apply early for financial aid. He/she must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the FAFSA Renewal Application as soon as possible after October 1 to ensure that the Financial Aid Office receives the Institutional Student Information Record and other documents prior to the priority deadline. July 1st is the priority deadline for applying for the fall semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Program Schedule


Fall Semester

GEN 1010

First Year Seminar

3

*EETC 1300

Intro to Electrical Engineering Technology

3

*EETC 1313

DC Circuits

3

*EETC 1321

Electronics I

3

*ENST 1300

Technical Calculations

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL AID ALERT-If you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is July 1. Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss spring registration. Remember, advising is key to success!

Spring Semester

*EETC 1314

AC Circuits

3

EETC 1322

Electronics II

3

*EETC 2311

Power Technology

3

*EETC 2331

PLC I

3

EETC 1370

Transformers/Rotating Machines

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL AID ALERT-Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing. If this is your first term of enrollment and you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is December 1.
  • Congratulations! Upon completion of EETC 1314, 2311 and 2331, you will have completed the requirements for the Electrical Fundamentals Certificate.  File an Intent to Graduate form found under the Graduation Tab within Registration Tools & Forms on CougarNet.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss fall registration. Remember, advising is the key to success!

Fall Semester

ENST 1311

Computer Aided Design I

3

EETC 2332

PLC II

3

ENST 2361

Fluid Power Systems

3

ENGL 1010

English Comp I

3

PSYC 1030

or

SOCI 1010

 Introduction to Psychology

or

Introduction to Sociology

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL AID ALERT-If you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is July 1. Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss spring registration. Remember, advising is the key to success!

Spring Semester

EETC 2350

Integrated Robotics

3

EETC 2361

Instrumentation Technology

3

PHIL 1040

 

Introduction to Ethics

3

PHYS 1030

Survey of Physics

4

COMM 2025

Fundamentals of Communication

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
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  • Congratulations!  After you complete this semester’s courses and maintain an overall 2.0 GPA, you will be a Cleveland State graduate.
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  • Apply to graduate with your A.A.S. degree by completing the online Intent to Graduate form under the Graduation Tab within Registration Tools & Forms on Cougarnet.
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  • Complete required program test and exit exams in the Testing Center. Schedule to take your exams by going to mycs.cc/testing.

What is Electrical/Electronics Fundamentals Technical Certificate?

Electrical/Electronics Fundamentals Certificate provides the student with basic necessary fundamentals in electrical controls used in automated manufacturing industries. Skills emphasized in the certificate include AC and DC circuitry, test equipment fundamentals, applied math, power distribution, electronic theory and application, and programmable logic controllers (PLCs).

This certificate is an embedded certificate designed to develop a fundamental skillset and is embedded in the A.A. S. Electrical Engineering Technology degree for those who wish to go on to pursue advanced training and their associate degree. 

 

What will I learn?


Upon completion of this program, Students will be able to do the following:

  1. The graduate will have mastered the use of electrical measurement equipment, including digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, and various power meters.
  2. The graduate will have demonstrated the ability to mathematically analyze AC and DC circuitry.
  3. The graduate will have demonstrated a thorough understanding of basic electronic principles.
  4. The graduate will have demonstrated a thorough understanding of digital circuitry with a basic knowledge of ladder logic.
  5. The graduate will have demonstrated the ability to work effectively in a team-based environment.

What are my options at Cleveland State Community College?


Embedded Certificate and Corresponding A.A.S. Degree

  • Electrical Fundamentals Technical Certificate
  • Associate of Applied Science Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology

 


 

What is the cost?

  • State residents: $152 per credit hour
  • Out-of-State residents: $475 per credit hour
  • Registration fees vary but are applied to your tuition costs for summary. You can check the updated page for fees, tuition, and expenses.

What are my options to pay for this degree?

  • Apply for financial aid at www.FAFSA.gov
  • A student is encouraged to apply early for financial aid. He/she must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the FAFSA Renewal Application as soon as possible after October 1 to ensure that the Financial Aid Office receives the Institutional Student Information Record and other documents prior to the priority deadline. July 1st is the priority deadline for applying for the fall semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Program Schedule


Fall Semester


ENST 1300


Technical Calculations


3

EET 1313

DC Circuits

3

EETC 1300

Intro to Electrical Engineering Technology

3

EETC 1321

Electronics I

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL AID ALERT-If you receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA is prior to December 1. The first two weeks of the semester is ideal to check on fees and other expenses for the college to ensure you are in good standing. Please see your financial aid counselor and the business office.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Spring registration when contacted. Remember, advising is key to success!
  • Apply for Graduation for your completion of this certificate.

Spring Semester

EETC 1314

AC Circuits

3

EETC 2331

PLC I

3

EETC 2311

Power Technology

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-Check on fees and other expenses for the college to ensure you are in good standing. Please see your financial aid counselor and the business office.
  • Congratulations!  After you complete this semester’s courses and maintain an overall 2.0 GPA, you will complete your one year certificate.  Apply to graduate with your certificate by completing the online Intent to Graduate form under the Graduation Tab within Registration Tools & Forms on Cougarnet.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss the possibility of continuing on to complete your A.A.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology.  This certificate is entirely embedded in that A.A.S. degree so you have completed seven courses toward your A.A.S. degree already!

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