Electronic Engineering Technology

Program Mission

The Electronic Engineering Technology Program at The University of Akron has as its mission:

  • Provide a recognized and meaningful undergraduate educational program with an emphasis in electronic engineering technology.

  • Conduct professional development and other activities to meet the needs of the local community including both the private and the public sectors.

  • Encourage faculty and students to seek out and participate in applied scholarship activities designed to support both educational, and business and industry initiatives.

This program is accredited by Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET. Graduates of the Electronic Engineering Technology program will work with engineers in developing, manufacuturing, testing and servicing, Electrical/Electronic components, equipment and systems.

Specific employment opportunities are found as Typical employers of recent graduates
  • Electronic technician
  • Project engineer
  • Software engineer
  • Biomedical instrumentation manager
  • Communications manager
  • Transmission system operator
  • Field service engineer
  • Verizon Wireless
  • First Energy Corporation
  • Kaufmans
  • Summa Health Systems
  • Admiral Equipment
  • Pressco Technology
  • Keithly Instruments
  • General Electric
  • Bradley
  • Rockwell Automation