Electronic Service Technician

Technical Diploma

Program Number: 316052

Credits: 28

Area of Study: Architecture and Engineering

Delivery Method:
Some Online / Some In Person*

Financial Aid Available

Estimated Program Cost:

Tuition - $3,948.00
Materials/Supplemental Costs
Other Costs
Total Estimated Program Costs*:

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.

Program Details

The Electronic Service Technician diploma is on the career pathway leading to an Electronics associate degree in Applied Science.

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

Explore financial aid eligibility for Electronic Service Technician.

This program includes a required laboratory session.


To Apply

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.


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


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 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.


There are currently no Transfer Partnerships for this program. Review our Transfer Opportunities page for information on all Madison College transfer options.


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

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.

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  • Graduate Summary
    Graduate Report Summary Overview

    Number of Program Graduates395
    Number of Surveys Sent392
    Number of Surveys Returned250
    Percent of Surveys Returned66.7%55.6%0.0%
    Available for Employment100
    Percent Available for Employment100.0%
    Not in Labor Market150
    Percent Not in Labor Market100.0%
    Available for Employment

    Graduates Employed100
    Percent of Graduates Employed100.0%
    Employed in Related Occupation100
    Percent Employed in Related Occupation100.0%
    Employed in Unrelated Occupation000
    Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation0.0%
    Employed - No Response000
    Percent Employed - No Response0.0%
    Seeking Employment000
    Percent Seeking Employment0.0%
    Reaction To Training at Madison College

    Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4)400
    Number of Satisfaction Responses100
    Very Satisfied (4)100
    Percent Very Satisfied100.0%
    Satisfied (3)000
    Percent Satisfied0.0%
    Unsatisfied (2)000
    Percent Unsatisfied0.0%
    Very Unsatisfed (1)000
    Percent Very Unsatisfied0.0%
    Primary Reason for Attending Madison College

    Number of Primary Reason Responses250
    Preparation for Getting a Job000
    Percent Preparation for Getting a Job0.0%0.0%
    Career Change100
    Percent Career Change50.0%0.0%
    Improvement of Existing Skills000
    Percent Improvement of Existing Skills0.0%0.0%
    Preparation for Further Education150
    Percent Preparation for Further Education50.0%100.0%
    Personal Interest000
    Percent Personal Interest0.0%0.0%
    Percent Other0.0%0.0%
    When Employment was Obtained

    Number of When Employment Obtained Responses100
    Before Enrollment000
    Percent Before Enrollment0.0%
    While Attending the College000
    Percent While Attending the College0.0%
    After Training at the College100
    Percent After Training at the College100.0%
    Location of Employment (related and unrelated)

    Number of Employment Location Responses100
    In College District100
    Percent In College District100.0%
    In Wisconsin, Not in District000
    Percent of In Wisconsin0.0%
    Outside of Wisconsin000
    Percent Outside Wisconsin0.0%
    Employer Location Unknown000
    Percent Location Unknown0.0%
    Salary Trend
    Salary Trend201820192020
    Full Time Employment (Related Job)Full Time Salary Count1
    Average Monthly Wage$3,440
    Average Hourly Wage$20.00
    Average Work Hours per Week40.0
    Part Time Employment (Related Job)Part Time Salary Count
    Average Hourly Wage
    Average Work Hours per Week