Electronics Technology College Credits

There are a number of options for earning college credits at CPAVTS. It is important that students work with the Admissions Office at the school they plan on attending. Our Student Services office will help to guide students through this process as well.


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Students are CPAVTS and Pennsylvania College of Technology students at the same time. Students leave High School with a college transcript.

These courses are offered at no cost to the student; however, they will be responsible for any textbooks required for the course.

These courses are part of the normal curriculum during for Level 3 students and the course is delivered during the normal Program time. Particicipation is optional for students but highly recommended. These Penn College credits can be used at many other schools across the state either as elective credits or towards a certification or degree.

EET 114 Introduction to Digital Electronics 3 Credits
EET 115 Digital Circuits Applications 1 Credit
EET 116 Electronic Circuits and Devices I 5 Credits
EET 124 Engineering, Technology, and Society 3 Credits



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All CPAVTS programs are approved by the Department of Education. Because of this, the following list of colleges have agreed to give CPAVTS students credit for the following courses when students enroll and meet the following requirements:

  1.  Graduate from high school. 
  2.  Earn a 2.5 GPA in the courses in your program area. 
  3.  Earn a score of “Advanced” or “Competent” on the NOCTI exam.
  4.  Successfully complete all tasks on the Program of Study task list.


     Johnson College

EET 101 - DC Electricity and Instrumentation
EET 102 - Alternating Current and Passive Devices
EET 103 - Semiconductors Principles & Applications I

     Westmoreland County Community College

ELC 102 - Electronic Devices
ELC 105 - Electronic Instruments and Measurement
ELC 106 - Circuit Analysis I

     Northampton Community College

ELEC 101 - DC/AC Circuit Analysis I
ELEC 121 - Technical Computer Applications
ELEC 126 - Digital Electronics I

     Clarion University of Pennsylvania


     Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

ETRN 107 - DC Circuit Theory
ETRN 111 - DC Laboratory

     Harrisburg Area Community College-HACC

ELEC 100 - Fundamentals of Electricity and Electronics
ELEC 101 - Equipment Utilization
ELEC 106 - Fundamentals of Electronics
ELEC 108 - Applied Digital Electronics (9/1/2006 - 10/8/2012)
ELEC 111 - AC/DC Circuits I
ELEC 125 - Introduction to PC Technology (9/1/2006 - 10/8/2012)
ELEC 126 - Installing and Troubleshooting PCs
ELEC 211 - AC/DC Circuits II

     Community College of Allegheny County

EET 103 - Introduction to Electronics
EET 130 - Introduction to Telecommunications

     Delaware County Community College

TEL 101 - DC Analysis
TEL 102 - A C Analysis
TEL 270 - Tel Elective



NOCTI / NCCRS: By scoring at or above 70% on an approved NOCTI Test, students may earn articulated credit at many institutions. Click Here for more information and to see lists of participating school.