Bachelor of Science in Electronic Systems Technologies

The Electronic Systems Technologies (EST) Bachelor of Science degree program with SIUC provides an essential foundation in basic electronics and offers a blend of advanced technical and managerial coursework for students pursuing careers in the electronics industry. The program allows students the flexibility to choose a curriculum that will complement their career goals and work experience. Graduates with an EST degree possess the skills required of the technologist entering areas such as biomedical equipment technology, communication technology, industrial electronics or telecommunications and networking technology.

Delivery Method

The 48 semester hour EST major is offered via online study. Students may enter during any semester. Each semester includes 3 courses and 1 independent study.

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.5/4.0 (2.25/4.0 and an A.A.S. in related field to apply for Capstone program)

  • Background in electronics

  • Minimum 26 semester hours of previous college credit

Transfer Policy

Transfer credit can include courses from regionally-accredited institutions, military experience, military technical schools, CLEP and DANTES exams and related work experience. Contact program advisor for details.

Special Characteristics


Due to the current COVID-19 / Coronavirus pandemic, the University Center

is closed until further notice.

Students should contact their respective universities to learn about alternative or online instruction methods

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