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Electronic Assembler

Embedded Technical Diploma

Program number: 306053

Overview

Electronic components are part of a variety of consumer products and equipment used in manufacturing and other industries. Earning an Electronic Assembler embedded technical diploma at Madison College will provide you with the skills like soldering and component testing, and prepare you for a job in one of the many fields that involves electronic assembly.

As an Electronic Assembler student, you will:

  • Gain hands-on lab experience.  
  • Practice using electronic test equipment.
  • Troubleshoot assemblies.
  • Learn international standards for soldered Printed Circuit Boards (PCB).
  • Understand uses of electronic components, including resistors and capacitors.  
  • Repair printed circuit boards, including thumb drives and phones. 

Program Details

The Electronic Assembler embedded technical diploma leads to an associate degree in Electronics Technology.

​Students in the Electronic Assembler embedded technical diploma can attend full or part-time.

Electronic Assembler classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

Explore financial aid eligibility for Electronic Assembler.

 

All courses for this program are offered only in person.


Admission

To Apply

View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials and requirements.

  • Review the admission checklist to learn how to apply to a program or certificate at Madison College.
  • Attend an Academic Information Session to get started in the admission process.
  • Visit MATC to learn more about the Madison College experience, including campus tours and program open houses.

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC.

Questions?

Contact the Enrollment Center at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.

Curriculum

Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2017-2018 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.





Outcomes

MATC Electronic Assembler graduates are prepared to:  

  • Solder components in an assembly.
  • Operate test equipment. 
Careers

Earning your Electronic Assembler Embedded Technical Diploma at Madison Area Technical College prepares you for such jobs in this high-demand field as:  

  • Electronic Assembler
  • Electronic Installer
  • Cabling Technician
  • Wiring Technician

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