School of Energy and Electronics Technology

Pursue your passion and be rewarded—the national median wage for electronics technicians is $62,190.*

Learn mission-critical skills.

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Associate in Science, Electronics Engineering Technology

Pursue this degree as a generalist or take on our Industrial Instrumentation concentration.

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Certificate, Industrial Instrumentation

Upgrade your skills with a certificate that can be earned over a 9-month evening course load.

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Associate in Science, Smart Building Technology

Meet growing demand and gain the skills necessary to construct greener, more efficient buildings.

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"PTC’s labs and hands-on learning experiences prepared me for a career in industrial automation. My foundation in electronics, instrumentation, and control has helped me continue learning and adapt to changing technology." Jeffrey Beaulieu, Industrial Instrumentation graduate,
2014 Maintenance planner, Washington Penn Plastic

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Work with instructors who are wired the same way you are.

Teaching these skills takes more than just technical knowledge. It takes a real passion for helping minds learn and grow. In our School of Energy and Electronics Technology, you’ll work with instructors who are wired the same way you are. And eager to share everything they’ve learned working in the field.

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Take your skills from the lab to real world.

You’ll work hands-on, immersed in a curriculum that’s kept constantly up-to-date with the help of leading firms from a range of industries. And it all takes place in labs that are as close as it gets to the real world. You’ll benefit from a real-world internship—you might just join the ranks of PTC grads who’ve turned their internships into full-time jobs.

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Enjoy the support of Career Services

When you’re ready to enter the job market, our Career Services team will help you build your job-search skills and connect you with employers—including many right here in the Pittsburgh region. And, you can continue to count on their expertise and support throughout your career.

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Ready to get started?

Whether you want to speak with a representative, swing by campus or get the application process started, it's time to discover how different a college can be.

*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2016 wage data and 2014-2024 employments projections. "Projected growth" represents estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.


A nonprofit Institution

PTC can help launch your career with a hands-on, personal approach
and a wide range of advantages over traditional institutions.

Pittsburgh Technical College, 1111 McKee Road, Oakdale PA, 15071
(412) 809-5100