Electronics Engineering Technology

Electronics Engineering Technology - Associate in Applied Science Degree

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Admission Type:

General College Admission
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Conway

Contact:

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(843) 349-5277

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Electronic and computer circuits are now being used in everything from complex industrial equipment to simple household appliances. If you enjoy working with this exciting technology, you should consider HGTC’s Associate of Applied Science in Electronics Engineering Technology.  The engineering technician in this field has the skills and knowledge to work in a wide variety of businesses and industries.  Also, graduates have the option to transfer to a senior institution and pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology degree. For transfer option see an Electronics Engineering Program advisor. 

For more information, contact:
David D. Lewis, P.E.  - (843) 349-7109

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program have the practical, hands-on experience to assist in the basic design, construction, analysis, modification, inspection, calibration, and repair of electronic circuits and systems. With this wide-ranging array of skills, the graduate is not limited to one specific area of employment, but can choose among such fields as:

  • Electrical power generation and distribution
  • Telecommunications
  • Medical equipment technology
  • Industrial control systems design and development.

For more information about careers, visitO*Net Onlinefor an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical CollegesCareer Resource Centerfor more employment, career, and professional development resources.

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Curriculum Sequence

First Semester - Fall
EET 113 Electrical Circuits I - DC 4
EET 145 Digital Circuits 4
EGR 275 Introduction to Engineering/Computer Graphics 3
ENG 155 Communications I* 3
MAT 175 Algebra Trigonometry I* 3
TOTAL 17
Second Semester - Spring
EET 114 Electrical Circuits II - DC 4
EET 210 Digital Integrated Circuits 4
ENG 160 Technical Communications* 3
MAT 176 Algebra Trigonometry II* 3
PHI 110 Ethics 3
TOTAL 17
Third Semester - Summer
EET 131 Active Devices 4
EET 227 Electrical Machines 3
EET 253 Microprocessors 4
TOTAL 11
Fourth Semester - Fall
EET 147 I.C. Circuits 2
EET 220 Analog Integrated Circuits 3
EET 231 Industrial Electronics 4
EET 235 Programmable Controllers 3
PHY 201 Physics I 4
TOTAL 16
Fifth Semester - Spring
ECO 210 Macroeconomics 3
EET 218 Electrical Power Systems 4
EET 236 PLC Systems Programming 3
EET 243 Data Communications 3
EET 272 Electronics Senior Seminar 1
EET 273 Senior Project 1
TOTAL 15

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

76

*The following university transferable sequences may be substituted: MAT 110, MAT 111, MAT 140 for MAT 175/176 and ENG 101, ENG 102 with SPC 205 for ENG 155/160; PHY 221 for PHY 201. Please see department chair for specific details.