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Electronics Engineering Technician (Optional Co-op)

Tuition fee CA$16,618 per year

The fees are for the 2023–2024 academic year and include tuition (CA$15,238), health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees displayed are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change.

Registration fee CA$390 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Accommodation fee CA$1,800 per month

The above fee is an estimated amount for living expenses for one month.

  • Including the cost of food, rent, transportation and other living expenses (varies depending on your living preferences).
  • Estimated living expenses are to be used as a guide only and are subject to change.

More information

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Overview

In this two-year diploma program, you will learn the fundamentals of digital and analog electronics, combined with a foundation in computer technology. This program provides relevant hands—on laboratory work to give you the practical experience, as well as theoretical knowledge of electronic devices, computer programming and diagnostic techniques that the electronics industry values.

Common First Semester

Computer Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology have a common first semester with this program, which allows you easy transfer before the second semester.

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Analyze, interpret, modify and prepare electrical and electronics drawings, layouts and reports
  • Analyze and solve routine technical problems related to electronics engineering
  • Troubleshoot electronic systems and perform test procedures
  • Assemble, modify and test electronic circuits, equipment and systems in accordance with job requirements and standards
  • Maintain and repair electronic equipment and systems following modern operational guidelines
  • Analyze and test circuits by applying appropriate measurement techniques
  • Analyze and troubleshoot control systems
  • Apply relevant shop practices in compliance with safety policies and current regulations for electronics engineering workplaces
  • Assist in implementing quality control and assurance programs

Professional Certification

This program is designed to meet accreditation requirements mandated by Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists – CCTT, the Canadian Technology Accreditation Board – CTAB and the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists – OACETT.

  • Siemens Mechatronics Systems Certification Program

Affiliations/Associations

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT)
  • York Technology Association (YTA)
  • Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)
  • Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA)

Optional Co-op

Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional co-op work term(s) in a formal work environment. In most cases, the work term(s) is a full-time paid position completed between two academic semesters. In programs with limited co-op opportunities, additional academic requirements and a passing grade on a communication assessment may be required for eligibility. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the optional co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Career opportunities

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • Telecommunication service technician
  • Electronics service technician
  • Desktop support technician
  • Medical equipment service technician
Apply Now! May 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
May 6, 2024
Apply Now! September 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2024
Apply Now! January 2025
Application start
Mar 1, 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2025

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! May 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
May 6, 2024
Apply Now! September 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2024
Apply Now! January 2025
Application start
Mar 1, 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2025

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States