Electronics Technology Diploma

Program Description

Bramson ORT College offers an Electronics Technology Diploma Program for individuals wishing to quickly gain a basic foundation in Electronics. The diploma's primary emphasis is on analyzing, designing and troubleshooting electronic circuitry. Students will obtain a foundation in basic electronics, and a comprehensive preparation in the subject manner(s) of their choosing.

Thanks to the freedom of course selection this diploma is highly customizable to meet each student's basic needs. For instance, the Electronics Diploma is frequently used by individuals as a way of preparing for upcoming electronics certification exams.

Credits obtained by students while in the Electronics Diploma program are transferable to two-year and four-year programs at Bramson ORT College and other colleges and universities worldwide. In order to earn the Electronics Diploma at Bramson ORT College, a student must complete at least 15 credits.


Program Summary Chart

Program:

Electronics Technology Diploma

Program Length:

15 semester credits

Entrance Dates:

Three semesters annually

Offered:

Main & Brooklyn Campuses

Admission Requirements:

Admission to Bramson ORT College's Electronics Technology Diploma Program is open to all students who demonstrate academic preparedness, maturity and seriousness of purpose with backgrounds appropriate to their chosen program of studies.

Please visit the Admissions Office for the complete requirements. High School Diploma or High School Equivalency is required.

Department:

More Information
Electronics Department
Bramson ORT College
69-30 Austin Street
Forest Hills, NY 11375
Phone: 877-281-3717
Email: electronics@bramsonort.edu


Electronics Technology
6 Credits
Required Major Courses
ES110 Basic Electronics and Computers I
3 Credits
ES200 Basic Electronics and Computers II
3 Credits
Elective Major Courses
9 Credits
Elective Major Courses (select three)
CS101 Introduction to Programming Logic and Design
3 Credits
CS102 Introduction to Computer Programming
3 Credits
CS230 Principles of Computer Electronics
3 Credits
CS131 Computer Systems I
3 Credits
CS132 Computer Networks I
3 Credits
CS130 Operating Systems Concepts
3 Credits
CS235 Introduction to Data Communications
3 Credits
CS208 Project Management
3 Credits
CS206 Advanced Computer Applications
3 Credits
CS155 Computer Aided Drafting and Design
3 Credits
CS250 Advanced Computer Aided Drafting and Design
3 Credits
CS255 CADD Applications
3 Credits
CS256 CNC Programming
3 Credits
CS254 Construction Graphics
3 Credits
ES140 Renewable Energy Technologies
3 Credits
ES116 Electronic Testing Instrumentation
3 Credits
ES111 Digital Computer Electronics
3 Credits
ES145 Photovoltaics
3 Credits
ES240 Energy Management and Load Estimation
3 Credits
ES241 Solar Thermal Systems and Design
3 Credits
ES242 Solar Photovoltaic Systems and Design
3 Credits
ES125 Electronic Security Systems
3 Credits
ES202 Electronic Circuit Applications I
3 Credits
ES212 Electronic Circuit Applications II
3 Credits
ES115 Electrical Codes
3 Credits
ES201 Electrical Machines and Devices
3 Credits
ES230 Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
3 Credits
ES243 Solar Project Site Assessment
3 Credits
ES245 Renewable Systems Troubleshooting and Repair
3 Credits
ES246 Wind Energy Systems Design and Installation
3 Credits
ES247 Building Weatherization and Energy Auditing
3 Credits
ES207 Control Systems
3 Credits
ES210 Microprocessors
3 Credits
ES211 Advanced Computer Electronics
3 Credits
ES213 Special Topics in Electronics
3 Credits
ES215 Robotics
3 Credits
ES225 Electronic Communication Systems
3 Credits
ES209 Technical Writing
3 Credits
ES296 Electronics Internship I
3 Credits
ES297 Electronics Internship II
3 Credits
MA151 Mathematical Analysis I
3 Credits
ES220 Home Technology Integration
3 Credits
ES235 HVAC Controls
3 Credits
ES214 GPS Navigation - Application & Design
3 Credits
ES217 Automotive Electrical & Computer Systems
3 Credits
ES226 PC Interface Circuit Design Technology
3 Credits
ES203 Solid State Electronics
3 Credits
ES204 Power Electronics
3 Credits
ES218 RF & Microwave
3 Credits
ES205 Power Generation, Transmission & Distribution
3 Credits
ES227 Fiber Optic Networks
3 Credits
ES244 Advanced Photovoltaic
3 Credits
ES219 Electronic Design
3 Credits

Career Outlook

The Electronics Technology Diploma is an excellent preparation tool. It allows students to prepare for further studies in electronics, certification exams and, eventually, a career in electronics technology. Examples of careers that Bramson ORT graduates have pursued can be found below.

  • Electronic Control Systems
  • Electronics Security
  • Power Systems
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Computer Systems and Networks
  • Fiber Optics and Telecommunications
  • Electronic Instrument Manufacturing
  • Electronic Circuit Applications, Repair and Install
  • Automobile Electrical and Electronics Systems
  • Electrician's Assistants
  • Electric Motor, Power Tools, Powerhouse, Substation, Relay, Install and Repair
  • Electrical Contracting, Maintenance and Construction
  • Sales of Electronic Components and Equipment
  • New York City Transit Electronic Equipment Maintainers
  • Power Cable Maintainers
  • Thermostat Repairers
  • Elevator Mechanics

  • Employment Opportunities

    Below you will find a table of open competitive employment opportunities. Listed are the agencies offering employment opportunities, the positions available and their average paying salary. These salaries have been provided by the U.S. Department of Labor and Bramson ORT College's Career Services Center.

    Position

    Average Salary

    Industry / Sector

    Electricians

    $44 per hour

    NYC Health Corp

    Electricians (Automobile)

    $29 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority

    Electrician's Assistant

    $27 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority

    Electronic Equipment Maintainers

    $27 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority

    Elevator Mechanics

    $32 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority

    Light Maintainers

    $25 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority

    Power Cable Maintainers

    $25 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority

    Thermostat Repairers

    $42 per hour

    NYC Transit Authority