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TSTC is located off I-35 North at exit 342A, just north of Waco
 
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TSTC Advantage

Photo of TSTC student working in the Electronics lab.Electronics are everywhere in our environment. There’s nothing you can touch that doesn’t use or was influenced by electronics in some way. From home and personal use to business and industry applications, we depend on electronic equipment in nearly every aspect of life. Support for today's complex electronic equipment requires the specialized skills and knowledge of electronics technicians.

Students get the TSTC advantage with focused instruction on real-world applications used in electronics design, development, testing and manufacturing, installation, maintenance and repair. They learn the hands-on experience and practical understanding needed for industrial controls that monitor and direct production processes, transmitters and antennae that feed communications systems, radar and missile control systems used in national defense and much more.

What you’ll do!

  • Master the fundamentals of alternating current circuits for industrial applications. 

  • Learn the theory and troubleshooting skills needed in the digital communication field.
  • Design AC and DC motor circuits including schematic wiring diagrams and operating characteristics.
  • Program microprocessors utilizing advanced control systems and interfacing

TSTC’s star power prep

  • Six semesters of intensive training utilizing equipment and hardware used in the Electronics Technology industry

  • Faculty who have years of experience in the field

  • A well-rounded curriculum guided by an industry advisory committee

  • Opportunity to learn and work on wiring and circuits in real world applications

  • Learn the knowledge needed to test for industry certifications, such as those administered by NICET, the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians – ISCET – and the Electronics Technicians Association – ETA.

  • Internships available in various areas across the state

Job Credibility

TSTC graduates gain additional advantages and job credibility, not to mention earnings by qualifying for industry certifications such as those administered by National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians (ISCET) and the Electronics Technicians Association (ETA).

Also, students in Electronics Technology gain exposure to established professionals though the program's advisory committee and various industry groups. 

Faculty

TSTC’s Electronics Technology faculty comes to the college with years of professional experience in the field. 

Small class size

At TSTC, our Electronics Technology classes average 20 students per class to ensure instructors have plenty of time to work with each student.

Hands-on learning

Compared to other colleges, TSTC students spend a lot less time in the classroom and much more time in work settings, operating the instruments they will use in their respective fields. Students spend more than 60 percent of their time learning by doing the actual work they will do upon graduating from college. It’s just one of the many ways TSTC ensures you get the strong training you need to succeed in your career choice.

Advisory Committee

With an advisory committee consisting of current industry professionals, who meet at least annually to direct the program’s curriculum, TSTC ensures its programs match industry needs. This partnership makes it easier for TSTC graduates to be work ready and obtain jobs when it comes to hiring time. Many major companies understand the important part they play by serving on a TSTC advisory committee.  

How do we do this? As Electronics Technology professionals, our advisory committees assist the college in determining the courses you study, providing a valuable advantage. They can ensure that what we teach matches what their industry is seeking.

   

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