Technology Studies: Manufacturing Electronics & Controls Technology option (A.S.)


The Technology Studies--Manufacturing Electronics & Controls Technology Option provides a solid comprehensive foundation in engineering technology, industrial technology, mathematics, and sciences, as provided by the standard Technology Studies program, but with a concentrated focus on manufacturing electronics and controls technology.  The degree option includes a 15 semester hour core course sequence in Manufacturing Electronics Fundamentals followed by a 15 semester hour capstone course sequence specialization in Manufacturing Electronics Systems & Controllers.  Completion of this program with an average grade of "C" or higher provides for automatic continuation at Central Connecticut State University's School of Technology or Charter Oak State College, where the student can earn a bachelor of science degree in engineering technology, industrial technology, or technology education.  


Download the Technology Studies: Manufacturing Electronics & Controls Technology option.


2.0 (QPA) required

Manufacturing Electronics Fundamentals Certificate


Number Title Credits
+MFG* 133 Mathematics for Electricity & Electronics 3
+MFG* 137 Circuit Theory 3
+MFG* 138 Digital Fundamentals 3
+MFG* 139 Circuit Theory II 3
+MFG* 140 Robotics 3
Certificate, Subtotal:

Manufacturing Electronics Systems & Controllers Certificate

Number Title Credits
+MFG* 142 Electronic Circuits & Devices 3
+MFG* 143 Industrial Motor Controls 3
+MFG* 145 Electronic Variable Speed Drive Systems 3
+MFG* 146 Programmable Logic Controllers 3
+MFG* 147 Microprocessor/Microcontroller 3
Certificate, Subtotal:


Number Title Credits
COM* 173 Public Speaking 3
+ENG* 101 Composition (*) 3
   * Minimum "C" grade required
+ENG* 202 Technical Writing 3
Any PHL* (Philosophy) course


Fine Arts Elective:
Number Title Credits

Choose one course from:  ART*, COM* 166, DAN*, DGA* 111, 128

ENG* 206, 207, 213, 263, 264, 281, 282, 285, 289, MUS*, THR*



Social and Behavioral Sciences/Liberal Arts:
Number Title Credits
SOC* 190 Self and Others: Dynamics of Diversity 3
ECN* 101 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
Elective - Social and Behavioral Sciences (HIS* or ECN* recommended)
Elective - Social and Behavioral Sciences (POL* or HIS* recommended)
Liberal Arts:  GEO* recommended


Number Title Credits
+MAT* 167 Principles of Statistics 3


Number Title Credits
+CHE* 111 Concepts of Chemistry 4
+PHY* 110 Introductory Physics 4



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+ Prerequisite required

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