Avionics Certificate (AVONC)

Description

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.

Program Code

AVONC.CT1

Benefits

Employment Options

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

$20.00/hr

Employment Outlook

Employment of aircraft and avionics equipment mechanics and technicians is projected to hold steady through 2022.

Gainful Employment Data

Curriculum

Effective 2018-2019 academic year

Avionics Certificate (AVONC)

Semester 1LecLabCredits
AMT 100Aviation Standard Practices 466
AMT 105Aircraft Orientation 254
AMT 110Aircraft Electricity 334
AMT 115Aircraft Weight and Balance 334
MAT 121Technical Algebra and Geometry with Statistics 223
Semester 2  
AMT 140Airframe Electrical Systems 446
AMT 150Airframe Systems 334
AMT 155Airframe Assembly and Rigging 345
PHY 115Aviation Maintenance Physics 334
Semester 3  
AMT 271Avionics 1 324
ENG 101English Composition 1 303
Semester 4  
AMT 272Avionics 2 324
Total Credits:  363751

The letters G, B, and T (displayed after course titles or elective descriptions) identify types of courses required by the Ohio Department of Higher Education as part of an associate’s degree curriculum.
G = General Education course in this curriculum
B = Basic Skills course in this curriculum
T = Technical course in this curriculum

Contacts

Program Chair
Jeff Wright, AAS, BS, MS, FAA A&P, DME
(513) 569-4976
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