The mission of the Electronics Technology Program is to provide diversified training for employment in the electronics field. Students are taught to repair electronic equipment and devices using troubleshooting techniques and schematics. They become skilled at using test equipment such as multimeters, signal generators, oscilloscopes and basic hand tools. Emphasis is placed on automation and robotics.
550 Alabama Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems, such as computer equipment, missile control instrumentation, electron tubes, test equipment, and machine tool numerical controls, applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics. Usually work under direction of engineering staff.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 2,460
Current job openings per year: 70