Electronic Engineering Technology (EET)

Sylvania ST 200 | Department Chair: Sanda Williams | Engineering Technology Advisor: Linda Browning | 971-722-8730

History of Excellence, Industry Affiliation

Information and Advising

Potential new EET students must attend an information session to be considered for the program. Please plan to attend one of the following sessions:

  • Dates: Thursdays from April 16 through June 4, 2015
  • Time: 12 noon - 1pm
  • Location: ST 316, Sylvania campus

No pre-registration required. Purchase a parking permit as you enter the campus. For more information: linda.browning@pcc.edu.

For more than 40 years, our Electronic Engineering Technology (EET) program has produced graduates whose superior skills and abilities have helped them obtain excellent jobs and pursue advanced degrees. Many of our graduates have achieved upper-level positions as engineering managers and quality control technicians in some of the Northwest’s most reputable firms, including Intel, Biotronik, Sunset Solar, Cascade Microtech, and many Portland area hospitals including OHSU, Providence and the Veteran's Medical Center.

Our program is at an institution accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges Commission. In addition, our program offers unique flexibility with day and evening courses, “real-world” training, and quality instruction from those who possess advanced degrees and a broad range of industry experience.

Degrees and Certificates

In this program you can earn the following:

EET Options

Students can earn the AAS degree listed above, or specialize in one of the following EET options, or both:


Transferable Credits

biomedical engineering students

The EET program and all its options are transferable into the BS EET program of the Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT). See the 2007-08 articulation agreement between OIT and PCC and the flyer regarding this transferability.

OIT is accredited by the Northwest Commission on colleges and Universities. For more information regarding the ABET accreditation please visit: www.abet.org Students seeking transfer are strongly recommended to contact the receiving institutions for details regarding their career pathway.

Engineering Innovation

Employers prefer college graduates, so where and with whom you study can make big difference. Our program’s difference is clear. Our Electronic Engineering Technology program has the breadth of courses, industry affiliations, and resources hat enable you to begin your career in an innovative and enduring field. We understand getting started in electronic engineering isn't easy. That’s why we provide the right courses and resources so you get the skills and experience you need when you need it, whether you’re returning to school for a skills upgrade or just beginning your career.

Are you enrolled in and nearing completion of your certificate or degree?

The Professional Skills Training and Employment Project (ProSTEP) Training and employment placement services can help pay for short-term skill upgrade and industry-recognized certifications, two-year degree programs, internships, and On-the-Job Training in engineering fields.

Please plan to attend the Training Information and Scholarship workshops! Check the ProSTEP flyer for details.

What's Next?

Not sure what area of engineering you are interested in? Take ENGR100: Exploring Engineering.

  1. Please attend an information and advising session to learn more.
  2. Follow the instructions on the EET Admissions web page.
  3. Follow the new student checklist.

Contact us if you have any questions: engineering@pcc.edu | Engineering Technology Advisor: Linda Browning

Course of Study



Employment Prospects

Gainful Employment Disclosure

What Graduates are saying...

“It was a great experience because I was learning theory and discovering practical things in the lab at the same time. PCC provided me the basic knowledge to get into my career.”

Tuyet-le Voiculescu, PCC EET

"As a former student and graduate of the PCC Electronic Engineering Technology program, I believe in the quality of training demonstrated by the graduates of this program. As a hiring production manager for Credence Systems Corporation, I consistently recruit graduates from this program because they possess the skills needed to be successful in troubleshooting and repairing our semiconductor test systems."

Larry Jones, a manufacturing manager, Credence Systems Corporation