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Major: Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians


Electrical engineering technologies/technicians programs teach students to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills to support electrical, electronics, and communication engineers.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Electrical, Electronic & Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Integrated Circuit Design
  • Laser and Optical Technology/Technician
  • Telecommunications Technology/Technician


Typical Degrees Offered

Minnesota schools offer several different award levels for this major. The number of 2017-2018 graduates in the chart below were awarded the following degrees:

Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years, 7 graduates

Associates degree, 53 graduates

Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years, 3 graduates

Bachelor degree*, 4 graduates

*This award level also includes post-bachelor's certificates.
**This award level also includes post-master's certificates.


Careers You Qualify For With This Major


Schools That Offer This Major

Anoka Technical College Anoka
Hennepin Technical College - Brooklyn Park Brooklyn Park
Hennepin Technical College - Eden Prairie Eden Prairie
Lake Superior College Duluth
Minnesota State College Southeast - Winona Winona
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Granite Falls Granite Falls
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Jackson Jackson
Ridgewater College - Hutchinson Hutchinson


Related Majors


College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.


Read more about our data.