Electronics - Basic

What will I learn from this program?

The 1-year Certificate of Accomplishment in Basic Electronics will help students develop an understanding of the fundamental principles of electronics and will be able to apply this knowledge and understanding to perform tests, troubleshooting and repair of analog and digital electronic circuits and instruments. 

What kind of jobs can I get once I complete the program? How much will they pay?  What “demand” is expected for these jobs?


Average Annual Salary

Expected Regional Demand

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment




Faster than Average Growth

Helpers-Installation, Maintenance and Repair Workers




Faster than Average Growth

Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians




Faster than Average Growth


Does this program have any special enrollment requirements?


Does this program have any special costs?

Student will have to purchase lab project kits for each class, the approximate cost of all these project kits are around $150.

How long will it take to complete this program?


Time to Complete*

Certificate of Accomplishment in Basic Electronics

1 Year

*Based on full-time attendance or 12 units per semester

How do I get more information on this program?

Department website: www.ccsf.edu/engtech

Department contact information:
Engineering Department
Science Building, Room 148
(415) 239-3505

Program coordinator information:
Ray Lew