Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician Concentration

The Associate of Applied Science

Contact Information
Ben Lawrence
(731) 424-3520 ext. 50592

Roger James
(731) 424-3520 ext. 50407

Aaron Hamilton
(731) 424-3520 ext. 50307

Program and Career Description

This concentration prepares graduates for technical positions in the expanding field of electronics, instrumentation, and electrical equipment.  The primary objective is to provide a broad foundation of theoretical and practical knowledge in the areas of electrical and electronic circuits, electrical machinery, programmable logic controllers, roboticsand hydraulics/pneumatics equipment.  The curriculum is broad-based but focuses on the integration of each area as used in systemic applications. Alternate program delivery methods are available including student learning cohorts and evening classes.

Estimated Salary Range
Career Experienced Range
Industrial Engineering Technician $48,340+

Data provided by Jobs4TN. Salaries are not guaranteed.

Additional Information

Jackson State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.  The Associate of Applied Science in Engineering Systems Technology is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering.

Program Requirements

(Students may require additional Learning Support courses.)

Communication Requirement
ENGL 1010 English Composition I
COMM 2025 Fundamentals of Communication

Choose ONE Humanities Course
ARTH 2010 Survey of Art History I
ART 1035 Intro to Art
COMM 1851 Intro to Film
ENGL 2110 Early American Literature
ENGL 2121 American Lit: 1865 - Present
ENGL 2210 British Lit: Beginnings - 1785
ENGL 2220 Modern British Literature
ENGL 2310 Early World Literature
ENGL 2320 Modern World Literature
HUM 1010 Introduction to the Humanities I
HUM 1020 Introduction to the Humanities II
MUS 1030 Introduction to Music
PHIL 1030 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 1040 Introduction to Ethics
THEA 1030 Introduction to Theatre

Science Course
PHYS 2010 Non-Calculus Based Physics I

Choose ONE Social and Behavioral Science Course
ECON 2100 Principles of Macroeconomics or ECON 2200 Principles of Microeconomics *
GEOG 2010 World Regional Geography
PHED 2050 Health and Wellness
POLS 1030 American Government
POLS 2025 State and Local Government
PSYC 1030 General Psychology
SOCI 1010 Introduction to Sociology
SOCI 1020 Social Problems

Major Required Courses
(All required)

INFS 1010 Computer Applications
ENST 1360 Mechanical Power Transmission
ENST 1350 Industrial Safety
ENST 1311 Computer Aided Design I
ENST 1370 Manufacturing Processes
General Education Math Course

Concentration Required Courses
EETC 1311 Electrical Circuits I
EETC 1321 Electronics I
EETC 2333 Industrial Electronic Controls
ENST 2361 Fluid Power Systems
EETC 2361 Instrumentation Systems
EETC 2350 Robotics
ENST 2390 Capstone

The Associate of Applied Science: Engineering Systems Technology, Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician Concentration requires 61 college level credits.  Some courses have prerequisites and co-requisites. 

Sample Schedule

1st Year, Fall Semester
Number Course Name Credits
ENST 1350 Industrial Safety 3
ENGL 1010 English Composition I 3
EETC 1311 Electrical Circuits I 3
ENST 1370 Manufacturing Processes 3
ENST 1300 Technical Calculations 3
  Total Credits 15
1st Year, Spring Semester
Number Course Name Credits
ENST 1360 Mechanical Power Transmission 3
COMM 2025 Fundamentals of Communication 3
ENST 1310 Computers in Engineering 3
ENST 1311 Computer Aided Design I 3
EETC 2331 PLC I 3
  Total Credits 15
2nd Year, Fall Semester
Number Course Name Credits
EETC 2361 Instrumentation Systems 3
EETC 170 Electronics I 3
EETC 2332 PLC II 3
  Social/Behavior Science 3
 PHYS 2010 Non-Calculus Based Physics I 4
  Total Credits 16
2nd Year, Spring Semester
Numbers Course Name Credits
  Humanities Course 3
EETC 2333 Industrial Electronic Controls 3
ENST 2361 Fluid Power Systems 4
ENST 2390 Capstone 2
EETC 2350 Robotics 3
  Total Credits 15