IT-Controlled Electronic SystemsAssociate of Applied Science Degree (AAS)
This program prepares student for employment as security systems technician/installers, fire alarm technicians, or electronics systems technicians. Learn to install, maintain, and monitor information technology systems and IT-controlled electronic systems such as security, entertainment, and HVAC systems. Students complete 90 credits, resulting in an IT Controlled Electronics AAS degree.
Estimated Length of Completion
|Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS)||Full Time: 8
Part Time: 14
Program lengths are estimates, not guarantees. For the most current program information, please check with the program contact.
Advanced placement testing, work experience, and transfer of credits may result in course waivers, credit transfer, and advanced placement.
For Placement Testing: contact Testing Center, 527-3674
To begin program, students must test into the English and Math courses listed below:
Using Computers in Business
This Office 2016 for Windows hands-on environment (for PC's not for MAC's) allows students to learn the basics of word processing (Word), spreadsheets (Excel), database (Access), and presentation graphics (PowerPoint). Students will create a variety of business documents and learn editing and formatting techniques. In addition, students will be introduced to file control features such as creating and naming folders; and renaming, deleting, copying, and moving files. Computer Fee.
English Composition I
English 101 is a college-level writing course that emphasizes academic writing and major strategies of reading and writing analytically. Writing assignments focus on engaging with and responding to a variety of texts. Instruction encourages students to develop, through revision and reflection, as readers, writers, and critical thinkers. Prereq: Eligibility for ENGL&101.
Focuses on word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, web security and publishing information on the web.
Basic operations with algebraic expressions; solving and graphing linear equations and inequalities; solving absolute value equations; systems of linear equations; applications of linear equations and systems; laws of exponents; operations on polynomials.
Includes linear and quadratic equations and graphs, inequalities, exponents, polynomials, and an introduction to rational expressions and radicals, all covered at an accelerated pace.
Students are strongly encouraged to meet with an advisor to discuss specific career goals and recommended coursework.
- Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installer and Repairer
- Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanic and Installer
- Security and Fire Alarm System Installer
Job tests this program will prepare you for:
For current employment and wage estimates, please visit the following online resources and search for the relevant occupational term:
All costs are estimates and are not guarantees. For the most current program information, check with an adviser by calling 206.934.5391. There are additional costs for books and supplies. Each student is responsible for the purchase of certain supplies and required tools before the instruction begins.
Part Time Cost
Hours may vary based on specific program requirements. For the most current program information, check with an adviser by calling 206.934.5391.
This program is offered at times and in formats that meet the needs of working adults. This includes:
- Online: Coursework is generally completed over the internet, within a quarterly timeframe, contact with instructor via email. Some courses may require limited on-campus visits.
- Hybrid: Hybrid courses provide students with the scheduling flexibility of fewer campus visits while covering the same materials as an equivalent class held entirely on campus. Hybrid classes usually have at least one on-campus meeting per week combined with a "virtual classroom" with online content, lessons and activities.
- Evening: Courses with a start time of 4:00 PM or later.
To check the program sequences please view pdf.