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Electronics Technician – Certificate


Electronics Technician

Certificate of Achievement

The Electronics Technology Certificate provides students with fundamentals of electricity and electronics, including digital electronics and microcomputers, specialized manufacturing electronics, industrial automation, and electronic communications.

What You Can Do

Students will be able to apply the basic principles that include the flow of electricity and explain the function of various materials used, identify basic tools and test equipment used to construct, troubleshoot, and maintain standard electronic circuits and systems.


  • Entry-level Technician
  • Sales Associate
  • Quality Control Technician
  • Customer Service Technician
  • Electronics Repair Technician

Earning Potential

View the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, for Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, at Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (

Modes of Instruction
Learn more about the modes of instruction offered at John A. Logan College.

Program Details

00ELT 3014


ELT 102Basic Electricity and Wiring4
ELT 111Digital Electronics I13
ENG 101English Composition I13
MAT 113Introduction to Contemporary Mathematics OR MAT 1123
ORI 100College 1011


ELT 150Applied Solid State Electronics3
ELT 112Digital Electronics II3
ELT 215IOT and Embedded Systems13
PHY 121Technical Physics3

Total Hours for Degree26

The Electronics Technician Certificate is a minimum of 26 credit hours. Please use our Tuition and Fees page to calculate your approximate cost.

*Students will be responsible for additional classroom materials and tools.

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Program learning outcomes information.

Electronics Faculty Contact

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Rob Craig

Associate Professor of Electronics

Phone: (618) 985-2828 Ext. 8587
Office: G104 A

  1. Requires a grade of “C” or higher. ↩︎