Electrical Maintenance Specialist

About the Program

If you have an interest in electronics and enjoy problem solving, you will find a career in electronic engineering rewarding. Students in the Electrical Maintenance Specialist program develop the skills needed to install and maintain electronic equipment and systems in fields such as communications, health care, manufacturing, security, finance, and others. Theory is supported by hands-on activities whenever possible.

Career Information

This program is designed for students intending to enter the workforce upon completion of this one-year diploma. This program prepares students with the skills needed to install and maintain electronic equipment and systems in fields such as communications, health care, manufacturing, security, and finance, to name a few. If obtaining an advanced degree is your goal, it is recommended that you major in our Electrical Engineering Technology program where you earn an Associate of Applied Science degree.

Salary Information

Salary: Regional
Entry Level: $36,000 or $17.50/hr

* Salary information from the Iowa Western Program Chair.

Just the Facts

Program Start Term: Fall and Spring
Program Length: 2 Semesters
Award: Diploma
Average Class Size: 18
Part-Time or Full-Time: Both
Program Courses Offered: Day
Program Locations: Council Bluffs Campus