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Cable Installation, A.S. Certificate

Program Information

A.S. Certificate - Code 0921 - Catalog 2017/2018

Anindya Paul, Chair, 386-506-4155, paula@DaytonaState.edu

Linda Sullivan, 386-506-4154, Linda.Sullivan@daytonastate.edu

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes

Mission:

The certificate program provides the student a basic understanding of electronic skills, use of various types of precision test equipment for analyzing, troubleshooting and repairing electronic circuitry. This program incorporates innovative teaching methods, uses the latest technology, thus encouraging student success.

Description:

The certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to install and test cable. This program is designed to prepare students for employment as a cable installer, cable tester, cable technician, or to provide supplemental training to persons previously or currently employed in these occupations. More specifically, students will be able to use the various types of precision test equipment found in general use throughout the electronics industry for the purpose of analyzing, troubleshooting and repairing electronic circuitry. Program courses transfer directly into other Associate of Science programs.

Outcomes:

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  1. Assess the effectiveness of transmission and distribution systems.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of basic electronics.
  3. Evaluate proficiency in network communications.
  4. Analyze proficiency of telephony communication systems.
  5. Evaluate and analyze proficiency of analog and digital systems.

Note: The length of this program makes it ineligible for federal and state financial aid.

Approximate Additional Costs

Program Tuition and Fees: $1,229*

Access Fee: $16 ($1.35 per credit)

Assessment Fee: $31

Lab Fees: $96

Textbook Estimate - varies depending on new, used, renting, or e-books

*In-state tuition only; out-of-state tuition will be higher.

Financing Options: For more information on grant, loans and work programs, please see the Office of Financial Aid webpage at http://www.daytonastate.edu/finaid. Students are also encouraged to apply for one of the many Daytona State College Foundation scholarships offered each semester. For more information see: http://www.daytonastate.edu/scholarships.

Additional Admission Requirements

  • Prior to enrollment in college-level English or math courses, some students may be advised to complete college preparatory/developmental course work. See an Academic Advisor to determine developmental course requirements.

Careers

All of these courses count toward either the AS degree in Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Information Technology, Computer Programming and Analysis, Electronics Engineering Technology, and Networking Services Technology.

The following information is required by federal regulations to be provided to students for all vocational and certificate programs. Additional information on the any career, job, or salary potential can be found at http://www.onetonline.org.

Program Length: The typical length of this program is two (2) semesters. The Florida Education and Training Placement Information Program (FETPIP) lists the placement rate (2013-14) for this field at 81%.

17-3029.02 Electrical Engineering Technologists http://www.onetonline.org/help/bright/17-3029.02

17-3029.03 Electromechanical Engineering Technologists http://www.onetonline.org/help/bright/17-3029.03

17-3029.04 Electronics Engineering Technologists http://www.onetonline.org/help/bright/17-3029.04

17-3029.05 Industrial Engineering Technologists http://www.onetonline.org/help/bright/17-3029.05

For additional Information on wages, trends and career videos:

http://www.careerinfonet.org/occ_rep.asp?optstatus=011000000&soccode=173029&id=1&nodeid=2&stfips=12&search=Go

Note: Need help preparing for your job search? Login to Daytona State's Career Services Online (CSO) to create your personal career account, or email your Daytona State College Career Advisor.

Program Specific Courses

EET1021CAdvanced Electrical Circuits and Lab

3

EET1011CIntroduction to Electrical Circuits and Lab

3

EET1607CElectronics Assembly and Cabling and Lab

3

EGS1000Professional Performance for Technicians

3

Sample Program of Study

1st Semester

EET1011CIntroduction to Electrical Circuits and Lab

3

EGS1000Professional Performance for Technicians

3

2nd Semester

EET1021CAdvanced Electrical Circuits and Lab

3

EET1607CElectronics Assembly and Cabling and Lab

3

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.

Total Credit Hours: 12