Associate of Applied Science
Photonics and Laser Technology
Photonics is the science of using light light to generate energy as well as detect or transmit information. This program provides the foundation courses in science and mathematics leading graduates to a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, which can be completed in three additional years.
In this program, you will prepare for careers in diverse industries like:
- Alternative Energy
- Environmental Technology
- Homeland Security
- Lighting and Illumination
- U.S. Companies will reach a need for over 4,000 Photonics Technicians in the next 3 years–yet the program is so new that all of the available programs in the US. combined can’t produce more than 250 technicians a year.
- This program is offered at very few schools throughout the country and the Baker College program is the ONLY one of its kind in the entire state of Michigan.