Industrial Electronics Tech Schools
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► Common Careers for this Major▼ Common Careers for this Major
People getting a certificate in this major often choose among careers such as (among others):
- Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
- Semiconductor Processors
Why did people choose this program of study?Why did people choose this program of study?
"I've always been into electronics and technology. Learning about them and being able to turn it into a career in the future is a dream of mine."
"To be honest, I was looking at the courses the company I worked for wanted me to take in order to make more money in a technician position. I guess it was somewhat of a whim that I ended up in the program. I never saw myself in this kind of program, but I was very successful in my courses and I enjoyed the work much more than the office job."
What surprised people about this program of study?What surprised people about this program of study?
"I was surprised at the amount of reading and studying necessary to complete the courses. I think I expected more lab environment and less lecture time. I did not expect to bring books home and devote my days off to completing coursework outside of class. I was especially surprised when the instructor assigned an essay to us."
"I was surprised at how the work load was equal between software and hardware, and went through all sorts of systems before getting to the real meat of the program."