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Degree Plans - Electronic Telecommunications - Electronic Telecommunications Certificate (Archived)


(Level I Certificate)

Eastfield only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: C1.ELET.TELECOMM

This one-year program provides the student with the basic skills needed in the electronic telecommunications industry. All of the courses for the one-year certificate are applicable to the Associate in Applied Sciences Degree in Electronic Telecommunications.



CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
+Elective Mathematics OR 3-4
TECM 1303 Technical Calculations AND (3)
++Elective Natural Sciences/Mathematics (3-4)


CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
EECT 1403 Introduction to Telecommunications 4
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3


EECT 2430 Telecommunications Switching 4
EECT 2439 Communication Circuits 4
LOTT 1401 Introduction to Fiber Optics 4
Minimum Hours Required 38-42

+College level MATH course may be chosen from the following:

MATH 1332 College Mathematics I 3
MATH 2342 Introductory Statistics 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
MATH 1414 College Algebra 4

++Natural Sciences/Mathematics Elective - any three- or four-credit course must be selected from the DCCCD Natural Sciences/Mathematics Core list.

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