Laser and Optical Technology Technician Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers and other professionals engaged in developing and using lasers and other optical for commercial or research purposes. Includes instruction in laser and optical principles, testing and maintenance procedures, safety precautions, specific applications to various tasks, and report preparation.

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Laser and Optical Technology Technician Career

What Courses Do Laser and Optical Technology Technician Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Laser and Optical Technology Technician majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Electrical Systems
  • Electromagnetic Applications
  • Electronic Components
  • Mathematics
  • Optical Systems

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