Embedded Technical Diploma
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.
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.
- View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials and requirements.
- 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.
Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC.
Contact the Enrollment Center at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2019-2020 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.10-605-1071 credits10-605-1081 credits10-605-1123 credits10-605-1183 credits
MATC Electronic Assembler graduates are prepared to:
- Solder components in an assembly.
- Operate test equipment.
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
Estimated Program Cost
# of Credits for Completion8Tuition$1092.00Materials/Supplemental Costs$467.53Other Costs$0.00Total Estimated Program Costs:
(book costs not included)$1559.53
Graduate Report Summary Overview
2018 Number of Program Graduates 7 Number of Surveys Sent 7 Number of Surveys Returned 6 Percent of Surveys Returned 85.70% Available for Employment 3 Percent Available for Employment 100.00% Not in Labor Market 3 Percent Not in Labor Market 100.00% Available for Employment
2018 Graduates Employed 2 Percent of Graduates Employed 66.70% Employed in Related Occupation 2 Percent Employed in Related Occupation 100.00% Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0 Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0.00% Employed - No Response 0 Percent Employed - No Response 0.00% Seeking Employment 1 Percent Seeking Employment 33.30% Reaction To Training at Madison College
2018 Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 3.3 0 0 Number of Satisfaction Responses 3 Very Satisfied 1 Percent Very Satisfied 33.30% Satisfied 2 Percent Satisfied 66.70% Unsatisfied 0 Percent Unsatisfied 0.00% Very Unsatisfied 0 Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.00% Primary Reason for Attending Madison College
2018 Number of Primary Reason Responses 6 Preparation for Getting a Job 1 Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 16.70% Career Change 1 Percent Career Change 16.70% Improvement of Existing Skills 1 Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 16.70% Preparation for Further Education 3 Percent Preparation for Further Education 50.00% Personal Interest 0 Percent Personal Interest 0.00% Other 0 Percent Other 0.00% When Employment was Obtained
2018 Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 2 Before Enrollment 1 Percent Before Enrollment 50.00% While Attending the College 0 Percent While Attending the College 0.00% After Training at the College 1 Percent After Training at the College 50.00% Location of Employment (related and unrelated)
2018 Number of Employment Location Responses 2 In College District 2 Percent In College District 100.00% In Wisconsin, Not in District 0 Percent of In Wisconsin 0.00% Outside of Wisconsin 0 Percent Outside Wisconsin 0.00% Employer Location Unknown 0 Percent Location Unknown 0.00% Salary Trend Salary Trend 2018 Full Time Employment (Related Job) Full Time Salary Count 2 Average Monthly Wage $3,229 Average Hourly Wage $18.78 Average Work Hours per Week 40 Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count Average Hourly Wage Average Work Hours per Week
Total Positions Open for academic year: 2018 Wisconsin TechConnectTM Jobs* Madison Non-Madison Number of Full Time Positions Open Number of Part Time Positions Open Total Jobs Graduate Employers for academic year: 2018 Employer(s) Job Title City** State*** Positions Aerotek Engineering Technician Diesel Forward Electronic Repair Technician Windsor
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