The Avionics Certificate provides advanced skills in aviation electronics for students who are FAA-certified aviation mechanics. Graduates are able to troubleshoot and repair various systems in a flight-line environment, including onboard computers, automatic pilot, instrument navigation and communication equipment, and powerplant electronic control systems.
Graduates Are Prepared To
- Operate, install, calibrate, and maintain integrated computer/communications systems, consoles, simulators, and other data acquisition, test, and measurement instruments and equipment used to launch, track, position, and evaluate air and space vehicles.
- Record and interpret test data.
- Students seeking the Avionics Certificate must be FAA-certified aviation mechanics.
Representative Job Titles For Graduates
- Avionics Technician
- Aerospace Operator Technician
Graduate Starting Salary Projections
Employment of aircraft and avionics equipment mechanics and technicians is projected to hold steady through 2022.
Gainful Employment Data
Avionics Certificate (AVONC)
|AMT 100||Aviation Standard Practices||4||6||6|
|AMT 105||Aircraft Orientation||2||5||4|
|AMT 110||Aircraft Electricity||3||3||4|
|AMT 115||Aircraft Weight and Balance||3||3||4|
|MAT 121||Technical Algebra and Geometry with Statistics||2||2||3|
|AMT 140||Airframe Electrical Systems||4||4||6|
|AMT 150||Airframe Systems||3||3||4|
|AMT 155||Airframe Assembly and Rigging||3||4||5|
|PHY 115||Aviation Maintenance Physics||3||3||4|
|AMT 271||Avionics 1||3||2||4|
|ENG 101||English Composition 1||3||0||3|
|AMT 272||Avionics 2||3||2||4|