Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

History of Excellence, Industry Affiliation

Information and Advising

Attendance at one session is required for admission into the EET program. Weekly Information and Advising Sessions for the Fall EET program will begin on Tuesday, April 5 and continue through Tuesday, June 7.

  • Tuesdays from April 5 through June 7 (attend one)
  • 11am-12 noon
  • Sylvania campus, ST 316

No preregistration required. Please purchase a parking permit on your way in. For more information, contact 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.

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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

The EET program and all its options have partial transferability into the BS EET program of the Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT), and into many BS EET programs. Contact the Engineering Technology Advisor, Linda Browning, if you have any questions, and view the OIT transfer guide.

PCC MakerSpace

As part of your EET training, you'll have access to the PCC MakerSpace, which features 3D printers, laser cutters, sewing machines for wearable tech, soldering stations, CADD access, classes, and more!

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 that 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.

What's Next?

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

  1. Attend an information and advising session to learn more.
  2. Submit an application.
  3. Complete the steps for new students.