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College of Engineering and Computing

Career Plans

I want to work in the semiconductor industry

You might design and fabricate electronic and optical semiconductor devices and integrated circuits. The person may be responsible for designing high speed and multifunctional devices for laptops, smartphones, tablets to enhance their performance, and add functionalities such as environmental monitoring and security.

You might work for a company such as GE, Intel, SET Inc, Texas Instrument, Triquint or CREE.

Career-appropriate courses are ...

Career Concentration Classes (ELCT)

  • 562 Wireless Communication
  • 563 Semiconductor Electronics Devices
  • 566 Semiconductor Optoelectronics

Career Competitiveness Classes

  • ECHE 567 Process Safety, Health, and Loss Prevention
  • ELCT 530 Industrial Controls

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