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Electronics Engineering Technology (EET)
ISU’s Electronics Engineering Technology major optimizes the practical learning experience to clarify and support the theoretical design of electrical and electronic circuits, components, and systems. Use of modern design techniques, computer modeling, state-of-the-art laboratory experiences, and small learner oriented classes help each student reach their fullest potential.
The Electronics Engineering Technology program at Indiana State University is a model of experiential learning. Classes are structured to provide a maximum of hands-on laboratory based experience for the learner from their very first introductory course through the final completion of the program of study. This serves to prepare the graduate for immediate application based positions in the "real world." Both a practitioner’s and a theorist’s degree, the program provides technical and managerial skills. Among technical subjects studied are electronics, circuit analysis, electronic devices and instrumentation design, industrial electronic pulse circuits, and programmable logic controllers. Managerial study in computer systems management, industrial organization, and industrial supervision is combined with technical competence to create a program of quality and diversity.
The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
Below are the Program Educational Objectives (PEOs) that describe what graduates are expected to attain within a few years of graduation:
PEO 1 Be employed in Electronics Engineering Technology related field(s)
PEO 2 Communicate well, think creatively, and work effectively independently and/or in teams
PEO 3 Continue education and professional development
PEO 4 Demonstrate ethical, social, and professional responsibility
Student Outcomes (SOs)
Below are the Student Outcomes (SOs) that describe what graduates are expected to attain by the time of graduation:
(1) an ability to apply knowledge, techniques, skills and modern tools of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to solve broadly-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline;
(2) an ability to design systems, components, or processes meeting specified needs for broadly-defined engineering problems appropriate to the discipline;
(3) an ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in broadly-defined technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate technical literature;
(4) an ability to conduct standard tests, measurements, and experiments and to analyze and interpret the results to improve processes; and
(5) an ability to function effectively as a member as well as a leader on technical teams.
Completion of the degree requirements for the bachelor's degree in Electronics Engineering Technology qualifies you for careers in:
PLC Programming and Installation
Electrical Project Design
Graduates of Indiana State's Electronics Engineering Technology program hold positions with companies such as TRW, Lilly Pharmaceuticals, Allen-Bradley, Siemens Corporation, Hewlett-Packard, Applied Extrusion Technology, Duke Energy, Florida Power and Light, Merck Chemical, Mobile, Bemis, Rockwell International, Indiana-Michigan Electric, IBM, Caterpillar, and Crane Naval Depot.