Electronic Service Technician

Technical Diploma

Program number: 316052

Credits: 28

Area of Study: Architecture and Engineering

Financial Aid Available

Estimated Program Cost:

Tuition - $3,822.00
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.

All courses for this program are offered only in person.


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 2020-2021 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.

Find open jobs in this industry on Wisconsin TechConnecttm

Wisconsin TechConnect Connecting Skills with Jobs

  • Graduate Summary
    Graduate Report Summary Overview

    Number of Program Graduates 3
    Number of Surveys Sent 3
    Number of Surveys Returned 2
    Percent of Surveys Returned 66.70%
    Available for Employment 1
    Percent Available for Employment 100.00%
    Not in Labor Market 1
    Percent Not in Labor Market 100.00%
    Available for Employment

    Graduates Employed 1
    Percent of Graduates Employed 100.00%
    Employed in Related Occupation 1
    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 0
    Percent Seeking Employment 0.00%
    Reaction To Training at Madison College

    Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 4 0 0
    Number of Satisfaction Responses 1
    Very Satisfied 1
    Percent Very Satisfied 100.00%
    Satisfied 0
    Percent Satisfied 0.00%
    Unsatisfied 0
    Percent Unsatisfied 0.00%
    Very Unsatisfied 0
    Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.00%
    Primary Reason for Attending Madison College

    Number of Primary Reason Responses 2
    Preparation for Getting a Job 0
    Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 0.00%
    Career Change 1
    Percent Career Change 50.00%
    Improvement of Existing Skills 0
    Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 0.00%
    Preparation for Further Education 1
    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

    Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 1
    Before Enrollment 0
    Percent Before Enrollment 0.00%
    While Attending the College 0
    Percent While Attending the College 0.00%
    After Training at the College 1
    Percent After Training at the College 100.00%
    Location of Employment (related and unrelated)

    Number of Employment Location Responses 1
    In College District 1
    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 1
    Average Monthly Wage $3,440
    Average Hourly Wage $20.00
    Average Work Hours per Week 40
    Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count
    Average Hourly Wage
    Average Work Hours per Week
  • Graduate Employers
    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

    * - Wisconsin TechConnectTM jobs are posted through a statewide consortium operated and funded by all 16 of the technical colleges in Wisconsin.

    ** - Only cities outside of Madison will display.

    *** - Only states outside of Wisconsin will display.

    **** - If you have a position to post, please contact Career and Employment Services at techconnect@madisoncollege.edu