Electronic Systems


It is the Mission of the Electronic Systems program to provide the student with the basic theories, principles, lab training, and real work experiences necessary to succeed as a professional electronics technician. Students proceed through each area of study utilizing a combination of reading, lecture, and hands-on training. The student works at a lab station equipped with all of the test equipment that a technician would use on the job or in the field. The Electronic Systems program starts with the basic fundamental concepts of electronics and provides the foundation required to advance into a desired specialty area.

Basic training areas include: DC, AC, Analog, and Digital Electronics, as well as performance based and academic certifications. Specialty areas include Biomedical, Industrial, Communications, and Green Electronics.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 16 Months
Clock Hours 1,728
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $5,248.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $1,534.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Electronics Assembler432Certificate
Electronics System Tester864Certificate
Electronic Systems Repair Technician1296Diploma
Electronics Systems Technician - Industrial Electronics1728Diploma
Electronics Systems Technician - Communications1728Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
813 West Main St.
Hohenwald, TN 38462

Job Duties

Repair, test, adjust, or install electronic equipment, such as industrial controls, transmitters, and antennas.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 1,750

Current job openings per year: 160


Certified Electronics Technician Associate (CETa)

Books and Supplies Lists


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