EET - Electrical Systems Technology (BSET)

Program at a Glance

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology
Frank Batten College of Engineering & Technology: Department of Engineering Technology
Cost: $316-345 per credit hour *
Required: 57 credit hours from ODU (at least 126 total)
Learning Environment: Online synchronousAccess course material online from any location and participate in regularly scheduled online class meetings.

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Online Engineering Technology degreeFor a career in the design, analysis and support of electrical / electronic systems, you need a complex combination of engineering and technical knowledge and skills. A technical undergraduate education from ODU will train you in hands-on skills to solve actual workplace problems.

ODU’s program provides a strong foundation so you can effectively apply scientific and engineering knowledge and methods in the workplace.

Why ODU for Electrical Systems Technology?

ODU's Electrical Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ETAC of ABET). Graduates of this program are eligible to take the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam in Virginia and many other states.


Talk with an advisor to determine how your credits will transfer. The curriculum sheets below can serve as a guide for planning your course of study.

Map out your education with this program's Long Range Schedule (PDF).

Calculating Cost

Undergraduate Distance Learning Tuition Classification Cost per credit hour
Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile) $316
Students living outside of Virginia $345
* In Virginia but without Virginia domicile $874

Rates are effective Fall 2015 and subject to change. Please visit ODU's main Admission & Financial Aid web site for complete tuition details.

For questions about domicile or “in-state” status as it applies to tuition rates, please click here.

Learning Environment

Courses in this program are offered in this technology:

Online synchronous: Access course material online from any location and participate in live, regularly scheduled online class meetings.


Save time, save money, and earn guaranteed acceptance into ODU. Earn your associate's degree at a community college and complete a bachelor’s degree at Old Dominion. It’s that simple.

Electrical Systems Technology Careers

Areas that need skilled Electrical Engineering Technology workers include:

  • Product design & development
  • Consulting
  • Research
  • Communications
  • Electrical product design & development
  • Electronic & electrical system operation
  • Technical & facilities management
  • Technical services
  • High frequency & microwave technologies
  • Plant engineering
  • Control systems
  • Network administration
  • Quality management
  • Field operations

Admission Information

This is a degree completion program.

Explore Monarch TRANSFERmation to see how courses you've completed may transfer to ODU. To have an advisor review your transcripts, contact your nearest ODU extended classroom site or call 1.800.968.2638.

To declare a major in Electrical Engineering Technology, you must be accepted into ODU as a degree-seeking student and have ENGL 110C credit.