This program is designed to prepare students for employment in the electronics communication field. Opportunities in the electronics communication field include the areas of two-way radio communications as well as standard radio repair. Students will receive practical experience on AM and FM transmitters and receivers.
Work and Employment
Opportunities in the electronics communication field include two-way radio communication and standard radio repair.
Workers usually have the following skills and aptitudes: do precise and detailed work, use good eye-hand coordination, notice and compare differences in objects, have mathematical and mechanical aptitudes, are analytic, curious and creative.
Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6354;
Steven McPherson, Assistant Professor of Electronics/Technology, 815/835-6347.
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Estimated Program Cost
|Tuition and Fees||$2,313.00||$6,156.00||$6,702.00|
|Room and Board||$6,750.00||$6,750.00||$6,750.00|
|Books and Supplies||$1,075.86||$1,075.86||$1,075.86|
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