Electronic Engineering Technology

Two Associate in Applied Science degrees as well as a certificate are offered in Electronic Engineering Technology. Students are trained as entry-level technicians in many fields, including industrial controls technician, electronic communications technician and biomedical equipment technician. Students should have a good math and science background. The program is located on the Ayers and East Broad campuses.

Credentials available



Keith Tolbert, Ayers Campus

Tommy Hartline, East Broad Campus

Ralph Whitfield, East Broad Campus

Dual Enrollment 

Electronic Engineering Technology is a scholarship-eligible program for Gadsden State’s Dual Enrollment Program. The program is available to eligible high school students. Through Dual Enrollment, students earn both college and high school credits. Eligible students must have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA. They must be a high school sophomore, junior or senior, and they must have approval from a high school counselor or administrator. Limited scholarships and grants are available!


Employment outlook

  • 2021 Median Pay: $63,640 per year
  • Number of jobs nationwide: 303,800
  • Employment growth projection by 2031: 3%

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Electronic Communications Technician
  • Industrial Electronics Technician
  • PLC Technician
  • Computer Electronics Technician
  • Biomedical Equipment Technician
  • Electronic Instrumentation
  • Avionics