Electrical Engineering Technician

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Downtown Campus

Stan Reed
Instructor
253.680.7342

Dan Eberle
Career Advisor
253.680.7010

To schedule an advising appointment, please call 253.680.7002.

Location Downtown Campus

Hours Mon - Fri, 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Electrical Engineering TechnicianBates offers the only program in the region in which students prepare for careers in electrical code application, interior and exterior lighting design, and all aspects of electrical design. Instruction includes all phases of electrical engineering, CAD drafting, and design for commercial buildings. Technicians design and draft electrical power, signal, interior, and exterior lighting systems. They also assist in specification writing and share in on-site construction supervision. Students in this program are encouraged to take the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) examinations and seek certification as electrical engineering technicians.

Program Length: Eight quarters (approximate)

Associate of Technology Degree: 120 Credits

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS CREDITS
100+ Level Human Relations 
100+ Level Communications 
100+ Level Mathematics 
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REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDITS
ETRIC 111 Fundamentals of Drafting
ETRIC 112 Electrical Math Fundamentals
ETRIC 114 Fundamentals of Electricity
ETRIC 116 Applied Communications
ETRIC 117 Electrical Math
ETRIC 118 Applied Electrical Math
ETRIC 123 Electrical Principles
ETRIC 124 Drafting Applications
ETRIC 125 Engineering Drafting
ETRIC 129 Applied Electrical Principles
ETRIC 135 Technical Communications
ETRIC 136 Applied Physics
ETRIC 137 CAD Fundamentals
ETRIC 140 Intermediate CAD
ETRIC 141 National Electrical Code
ETRIC 143 Fundamentals of Power Systems
ETRIC 144 Codes Applications I
ETRIC 204 Essentials of Electrical Systems Design
ETRIC 205 Fundamentals of Lighting Systems
ETRIC 206 Fundamentals of Low-Voltage Systems
ETRIC 207 Fundamentals of High-Voltage Systems
ETRIC 225 Advanced CAD Operations
ETRIC 228 Electrical System Design Applications
ETRIC 227 Introduction to Commercial Electrical Systems ETRIC 230 Intermediate Electrical System Design
ETRIC 234 CAD Design Applications
ETRIC 242 Fundamentals of Cost Estimating
ETRIC 243 Construction Cost Estimating
ETRIC 245 Commercial Electrical Design Applications
ETRIC 246 Advanced Electrical System Design
ETRIC 247 Codes Applications II
ETRIC 248 Construction Specifications
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