2020-2021 Academic Catalog

A.A.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology

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Program Description

The Associate of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering Technology (EET) degree prepares students to install, test, maintain, calibrate and repair electrical and electronic systems. 

Delivery Mode

Traditional (on campus)


The following four-semester schedule of courses provides a recommended framework for completing this program of study in two years.

Course Credits
First Semester 16
CSC 120  Problem Solving and Program Constr. 3
GET 130  Intro to Engineering Technology* 3
ENG 101  English Composition I** 3
MAT 181  College Algebra** 3
UNI 100  First-Year Seminar** 1
Elective 3
Second Semester 16
CSC 124  Computer Programming I* 3
EET 110  Electrical Circuits I* 4
ENG 217  Scientific and Technical Writing I** 3
MAT 191  College Trigonometry* 3
Public Speaking Course 3
Third Semester 15
CET 235  Digital Electronic Design* 4
EET 160  Electric Circuits II* 4
PHY 121  General Physics I** 4
Elective* 3
Fourth Semester 14
CET 270  Introduction to Microprocessor Design* 4
EET 210  Linear Electronics I* 4
MTR 325  Fundamentals of Programmable Logic Controllers*  3
Technical Elective* 3
Total 60

* Required major and related courses

** Required and recommended general education courses

Technical Electives (3 credits)

  • EET 325  Intro to Power
  • ITE 305  OSHA General Industrial Safety
  • MTR 335  Advanced PLCs
  • RET 110  Agile Robotics I

Continuing Education

Associate degree graduates may transfer credits earned in this program to the bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Technology at Cal U with no loss of time or credits when proper advising is followed.