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Campus: Boulder County Campus

Electronic Systems & Automation Certificate

My Academic Plan

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your certificate and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Pathways Advisor.

Program Description

This program is designed for students who have completed the Basic Electronics Certificate and who wish to earn a stackable Certificate in Electronics Systems and Automation. During the first semester students study Programmable Logic Controllers, microprocessors, solid state electronic devices, and radio frequency (RF) systems. During the second semester students concentrate on industrial robotics and automated manufacturing systems. This program prepares students for entry-level careers in industrial automation and robotics.

Learn more about this program.

First Semester

Course NumberTitleCredits
EIC 165Solid State Devices & Circuits


ELT 237Vacuum & Power RF Systems


ELT 258Programmable Logic Controllers




MTE 280Internship: Manufacturing


Total Credit Hours:14

Second Semester

Course NumberTitleCredits
ELT 268Robotics Technologies


ELT 267Introduction to Robotics


Total Credit Hours:4

Total Credit Hours: 18

Important Program Notes:

Electronic Systems and Automation Certificate cohort begins in the fall semester.