Engineering Technologist Support Certificate

The coursework in this certificate uses a project based learning curriculum to expose students to a variety of disciplines and applications in Engineering.  It provides the framework for students to enter into an entry-level career in Engineering Technology, as a support person for an Engineering Technologist.  Training received with completion of this certificate provides experience in various fields of engineering, such as, Electrical, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Civil, and Architectural engineering.


Design Your Future!

Begin by exploring MSJC program maps to find career or transfer opportunities.  Program maps show the recommended course sequence that leads to graduation or transfer. The maps were developed by program experts to give you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.    

  • Starting in Spring? Choose Fall Semester 1 courses.   
  • Are you a part-time student?  Start Fall Semester 1 courses and follow the course sequence.
Plan of Study Grid
Fall Semester 1Units
ENGR-120 Principles of Engineering Technology 3
ENGR-121 Introduction to Engineering Design 3
Spring Semester 1
ENGR-122 Electronics for Engineering Technologists (formerly ENGR-522) 3
ENGR-523 Computer Integrated Manufacturing (formerly ENGR-123) 3
ENGR-124 Civil Engineering and Architecture (formerly ENGR-524) 3
Fall Semester 2
ENGR-125 Engineering Design and Development 3
 Total Units18
Course Title Credits
Required Courses
ENGR-120Principles of Engineering Technology3
ENGR-121Introduction to Engineering Design3
ENGR-122Electronics for Engineering Technologists (formerly ENGR-522)3
ENGR-124Civil Engineering and Architecture (formerly ENGR-524)3
ENGR-125Engineering Design and Development3
ENGR-523Computer Integrated Manufacturing (formerly ENGR-123)3
Total Units18

Discover information about careers that interest you!

  1. Take a Career Quiz to learn about yourself and receive career suggestions based on your interests. 
  2. Search available in-demand jobs in your career areas of interest and find up-to-date salaries and education requirements. 
  3. Find the MSJC Program that connects your interests to a career.

Note: There are no guaranteed positions for students completing these programs. Education and work experience required will vary by employer. The salary and benefits for specific occupations will be dependent on work experience, education, background, and employer.

Gainful Employment Disclosures: Engineering Technologist Support

Gainful Employment Disclosures – 2024 


This program is designed to be completed in 8 months 

This program will cost $828 if completed within normal time.  There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.   

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $0 of debt.   

The following States do not have licensure requirements for this profession: California 

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Cost per unit $46
Nonresident Fees- Tuition: $318
Capital Outlay: $58
Parking Permits cost $90 a year or $45 a semester
RTA Go Pass cost $16 a year or $8 a semester
SGA discount sticker (optional) - $14 a year or $7 a semester
Student representation fee (optional) - $4 a year or $2 a semester
Student Health Center Fee - $52 a year or $26 a semester
*For summer session fees and non-CA resident tuition, please see: