Technology has quickly become part of our everyday lives and the demand for skilled electronic technicians is increasing rapidly from manufacturing to end use repair. The Electronic Service Technician embedded technical diploma will open the door to a vast range of careers in many different industries.
Skills of an Electronic Service Technician graduate include:
- Ability to identify electronic components in assemblies.
- Understanding electrical schematics and documentation.
- Master soldering skills for manufacturing and rework/repair.
- Troubleshoot and analyze board level electronics.
- Calibrate and maintain electronic devices and equipment.
- Troubleshoot embedded programs.
Students in the Electronic Service Technician embedded technical diploma can attend full or part-time.
Electronic Service Technician embedded technical diploma classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
• Madison - Truax
This program includes a required laboratory session.
Earning your Electronic Service Technician embedded technical diploma at Madison Area Technical College prepares you for valuable work as a/an:
- Entry level electronic technician
- Electronic assembler
- Electronic inventory control and electrical sales.
Curriculum and Experience
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2021-2022 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.
Current and newly admitted program students, go directly to your Degree Progress Report to view:
- Progress toward your specific requirements
- Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements
If you have questions after reviewing your degree progress report (advisement report), please see Advising Services.First SemesterSecond Semester
Earning a degree is a great way to advance your career development opportunities, so apply today!
International students who wish to apply for, maintain, or transfer their F-1 student visa status to Madison College are required to complete the International Admission Process.
Fall 2021 Application Dates
- Application available on September 15, 2020
- Application completion deadline is August 31, 2021
Spring 2022 Application Dates
- Application available on February 1, 2021
- Application completion deadline is January 15, 2022
Fall 2022 Application Dates
- Application available on September 15, 2021
- Application completion deadline is August 31, 2022
Spring 2023 Application Dates
- Application available on February 1, 2022
- Application completion deadline is January 15, 2023
1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.
2. Education Completion
Graduation from high school, completion of GED/HSED/GED02, or completion of an associate degree or higher is required; submit official transcripts for one of the following:
- High school or charter school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript) or GED02 transcript
- GED/HSED score report
- College transcript showing an associate degree or higher
3. Residency Requirement
Based on historical trends at Madison College a waitlist is not expected to form for these programs. Therefore all applicants, regardless of residency status, are eligible for application review.
Learn more about residency determination and program availability.
Course prerequisites differ from admission requirements; admission into a program does not guarantee eligibility to enroll in courses or success in the program. Refer to program curriculum for details.
Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at Madison College.
Madison College Electronic Service Technician embedded technical diploma graduates are prepared to:
- Apply electronic theory to practice
- Operate test equipment
- Build electronic circuits and systems
- Evaluate the operation of electronic circuits or systems
- Communicate technical information
Graduate Report Summary Overview
2018 2019 2020 Number of Program Graduates 3 9 5 Number of Surveys Sent 3 9 2 Number of Surveys Returned 2 5 0 Percent of Surveys Returned Available for Employment 1 0 0 Percent Available for Employment 100.0% Not in Labor Market 1 5 0 Percent Not in Labor Market 100.0% Available for Employment
2018 2019 2020 Graduates Employed 1 0 0 Percent of Graduates Employed 100.0% Employed in Related Occupation 1 0 0 Percent Employed in Related Occupation 100.0% Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0 0 0 Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0.0% Employed - No Response 0 0 0 Percent Employed - No Response 0.0% Seeking Employment 0 0 0 Percent Seeking Employment 0.0% Reaction To Training at Madison College
2018 2019 2020 Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 4 0 0 Number of Satisfaction Responses 1 0 0 Very Satisfied (4) 1 0 0 Percent Very Satisfied 100.0% Satisfied (3) 0 0 0 Percent Satisfied 0.0% Unsatisfied (2) 0 0 0 Percent Unsatisfied 0.0% Very Unsatisfed (1) 0 0 0 Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.0% Primary Reason for Attending Madison College
2018 2019 2020 Number of Primary Reason Responses 2 5 0 Preparation for Getting a Job 0 0 0 Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 0.0% 0.0% Career Change 1 0 0 Percent Career Change 50.0% 0.0% Improvement of Existing Skills 0 0 0 Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 0.0% 0.0% Preparation for Further Education 1 5 0 Percent Preparation for Further Education 50.0% 100.0% Personal Interest 0 0 0 Percent Personal Interest 0.0% 0.0% Other 0 0 0 Percent Other 0.0% 0.0% When Employment was Obtained
2018 2019 2020 Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 1 0 0 Before Enrollment 0 0 0 Percent Before Enrollment 0.0% While Attending the College 0 0 0 Percent While Attending the College 0.0% After Training at the College 1 0 0 Percent After Training at the College 100.0% Location of Employment (related and unrelated)
2018 2019 2020 Number of Employment Location Responses 1 0 0 In College District 1 0 0 Percent In College District 100.0% In Wisconsin, Not in District 0 0 0 Percent of In Wisconsin 0.0% Outside of Wisconsin 0 0 0 Percent Outside Wisconsin 0.0% Employer Location Unknown 0 0 0 Percent Location Unknown 0.0% Salary Trend Salary Trend 2018 2019 2020 Full Time Employment (Related Job) Full Time Salary Count 1 Average Monthly Wage $3,440 Average Hourly Wage $20.00 Average Work Hours per Week 40.0 Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count Average Hourly Wage Average Work Hours per Week