Offered at Main Campus
Laser and Optics Technology is a 21-month (seven-term) program which includes the nine-month (three-term) Electronic Technician diploma program, plus four terms (12 months) of additional concentration in the major. Students spend more than 40 percent of their time in the lab training on a variety of industrial laser and optical systems. Hands-on laboratory activities are included as an integral part of the program. Graduates will be prepared for a variety of careers in design and manufacturing, materials processing, communications, medical applications, semiconductor fabrication, optical systems, electronics, military applications, sales, education and displays. Excellent job opportunities exist throughout the United States.
Students meeting all program and graduation requirements receive an Associate of Applied Science degree. This major may be entered at the beginning of the Fall or Spring terms.