Electronics Engineering Technology

CampusStart Date
MonctonSeptember 2017
Saint JohnSeptember 2017

Program Overview

Electronics Engineering Technologists are always plugged in. They know how to diagnose and solve electronic system issues and develop best practices. You'll learn how to design, commission, test, operate, troubleshoot, and maintain and support electronic systems. During your second year, further specialization is available in communication systems and biomedical systems at our Saint John campus, and industrial controls at our Moncton campus. In this wired world, Electronics Engineering Technologists are never short on work.
Please note: It is highly recommended that you have physics as one of your two mandatory sciences for admission.


The requirements for this diploma program may be achieved within two academic years of full-time study.

Admission Requirements

    Profile I

  • High School Diploma or Adult High School Diploma or GED Diploma of High School Equivalency
    • Pre-calculus 110
      Geometry and Applications in Mathematics 112 and Functions and Relations 112
      • Total of two (2) sciences, including at least one (1) from the following:
        • Biology 112 or 122
        • Chemistry 112 or 122
        • Physics 112 or 122 (recommended)

      (NB Francophone High School Math Equivalencies)

      Career Possibilities

      Graduates may be employed with public utilities, engineering firms, communication companies, health-care agencies, or a variety of manufacturing and processing enterprises. 

      NOC Codes

      2241 - Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians

      What you will learn

      • Electronic Devices, Circuits, Signals, & Systems
      • Electromagnetics
      • Microprocessors
      • Communication Systems
      • Networking
      • Computer Programming
      • Biomedical
      • Calculus
      • Physics
      • Technical Reports
      • Technical Drawings
      • Work Safety, Public Safety, & the Environment
      • Codes and Standards
      • Project Management
      • Computer Tools & Technology
      • Quality Assurance

      Specific Considerations

      This program is a "Learning Integrated Virtually Everywhere" (L.I.V.E) program that requires the use of a notebook computer as part of the learning experience. Your notebook computer should meet minimum technical specifications to ensure the software required for your program operates effectively. See here for more information: L.I.V.E. (Learning Integrated Virtually Everywhere).

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