Industrial Electronics & Electrical Maintenance Technology Associate Degree

Earn your Associate degree in Industrial Electronics & Electrical Maintenance Technology online – at home, at your own pace.

industrial electronics electronics maintenance technology degree onlineDevelop your skills and earn an online Associate Degree with Penn Foster College’s Industrial Electronics and Electrical Maintenance Technology Online Degree program. This program can help you learn how to design, troubleshoot, and maintain electrical and electronic equipment. Throughout your program, you will cover the fundamentals of electronics and electricity, drafting with AutoCAD,® electrical and electronic measurements and instruments, electronic circuits, electronic process controls, electric motors and control, and more. With Penn Foster College, you study at home or on the go, and at a pace that’s right for you. And as part of the program, you’ll have access to a 3-year student version of AutoCAD® from Autodesk.®

Did you know that electro-mechanical technicians make an average salary of $51,820?¹ At Penn Foster College, you can take the first step towards a new career in the industrial technology industry, working with computer and peripheral equipment, semiconductor/electronic components, communications, navigation, natural gas distribution, or oil and gas extraction.

Online Industrial Electronics & Electrical Maintenance Technology degree program

The Industrial Electronics and Electrical Maintenance Technology Program teaches students to design, troubleshoot, and maintain electrical and electronic equipment. In the Penn Foster Industrial Electronics and Electrical Maintenance Technology Associate Degree Program you’ll cover topics that will cover:

  • Simple circuits, audio, and RF circuits
  • Electrical/electronic measurements and instruments
  • Interpreting the National Electrical Code®
  • AutoCAD® applications for electrical/electronics
  • Resident Lab Requirement

As a student in the Industrial Electronics and Electrical Maintenance Technology program, you’ll be required to complete a three-credit resident lab course in the fourth semester. Pennsylvania State University in Harrisburg offers a course annually in the spring that meets the requirements for this lab. All registrations are handled by Pennsylvania State University. You may receive transfer credit for this resident lab course from another institution in your area, providing the coursework matches the criteria set by Penn Foster College. You may also qualify to receive credit for this lab by submitting a life/work experience portfolio showing that you acquired similar skills to those emphasized in the laboratory training.

 

Why Choose Penn Foster College?

 

Join over 30,000 active students and take advantage of Penn Foster’s flexible and affordable online associate and bachelor’s degree programs, undergraduate certificate programs, and individual college courses.

Nationally accredited – and at an average cost of $79 per credit – other schools do not match our combination of convenience, quality and affordability. Many of our college credits are also recommended by ACE CREDIT. Although every college makes its own decision on the transferability of credits, ACE CREDIT recommendations are considered by more than 2,000 of its participating institutions, helping you get the quality credits you deserve.

 


 

To take advantage of our special TUITION DISCOUNTS or to ask questions about any of our programs, please call us toll-free at 1.888.427.1600, or click below to request more information.

 


 

¹ Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, “Occupational Outlook Handbook,” 2014-15 Edition, Electro-Mechanical Technicians, on the Internet here. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.

* The Final Semester at No Cost promotion does not include any practicum or resident lab training fees. To qualify for this offer, A.S. degree students must complete and pay in full for at least 30 Penn Foster credits and B.S. degree students must complete and pay in full for at least 60 Penn Foster credits prior to the final semester.