Program Objective

An ELEC student




Required Skills/
Jobs & Salary Outlook

A graduate of this program should be able to:

  • Demonstrate technical skills in a variety of electrical fields, apply these skills to new developments in these fields, and apply accepted safety standards.
  • Demonstrate the ability to design, develop, and analyze electrical circuits and systems.
  • Complete parts lists and order forms that demonstrate knowledge of catalogs and of coding and numbering systems for devices, hardware, and materials.
  • Interpret and develop blueprints, schematic diagrams, and wiring plans and transform them into functioning projects that conform to the National Electrical Code and/or other specifications.
  • Evaluate electrical circuits and systems and communicate the results of such evaluations verbally or in writing.
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of construction procedures and electrical wiring techniques.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the use of test equipment and the electrical theory used in troubleshooting repair, and operation of circuits, systems, and equipment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the theory and mechanics of rotating machinery, programmable controllers, transformers, and instrumentation.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills.