Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) RFID.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 6 - 8 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Electronics Engineering Technology

What is "Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)"?

This program is an introduction to the basics of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) principles with a business or engineering technology orientation. Various RFID technologies, RFID project planning and implementation of basic business solutions or RFID hardware setup, maintenance and troubleshooting will be covered. Emphasis is on a team approach to management and technology aspects of design and implementation of a basic system.

Program Outcomes

  • Design and implement a basic RFID system based on business aspects of cost effectiveness, viability and integration of supply chain principles.
  • Determine the appropriate vendor sourcing and selection criteria and apply this reasoning in case study analysis.
  • Define the terms and technology surrounding RFID systems and the situations in which RFID is appropriately used.

Career Opportunities

There is an ever-increasing use and adaptation of RFID technology in business, manufacturing and the defense industry.


The RFID.STC will prepare students for the Comp TIA RFID+ Certification.


Course Title Credits
EET 2257 Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Capstone 3
MAN 1157 Management Applications of Radio Frequency Identification Technology 2
(EET 2157 OR MAN 1106) 1 - 3
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