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Career Area: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-486-1
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4303.5
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Aircraft Electronics Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

AMP Trainee-Avionics
Avionics Installation Technician
Avionics Technician
Aircraft Mechanic
Airframe Build up

Average Median Wage

$34837

Aircraft Electronics Programs

The common industry term for Aircraft Electronics is Avionics, therefore, the aircraft electronics technician would be designated an avionics technician. The avionics technician is responsible for a variety of tasks, which are typically performed on the aircraft or in the avionics shop environment. Tasks include inspecting, testing, repairing, and aligning aircraft communication, navigation, and flight control systems. In order to perform the tasks of the avionics technician, he/she utilizes highly specialized avionics test equipment along with documentation of the manufacturer. The curriculum is designed to give the student the entry level skills necessary as an avionics technician. The design of the program allows more than 50 percent of the time of a student to be spent with hands-on experience with modern avionic systems and associated test equipment.

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