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Online Courses in Electronic Troubleshooting, PC Repair and Broadcast Engineering.

Electronics and Computer Technology Courses

Online Distance Learning - Cleveland Institute of Electronics (CIE) provides electronics and computer training via distance learning. Learn at your own pace and graduate as a Fully-Qualified Electronics or Computer Professional.

Choose from a wide variety of online distance education programs that will fit your training needs including a Diploma in Electronic Technology and Advanced Troubleshooting, Programmable Logic Controllers or Computer Repair.


85 Year Anniversary

85 Year Anniversary

Since 1934 CIE has helped thousands of students from around the world reach their goals via distance learning. Through CIE's innovative training programs with bite-sized lessons and hands-on labs, CIE trained students just like you for new careers in exciting fields!

In celebration is 85 years of service, CIE is running a special enrollment incentive during the month of June where you'll SAVE 25% off CIE's already affordable tuition plus you can start any course for only $15 down!



July Special SAVE 25% | $15 Starts a Course | $10 Gift Certificate*

  • Tuition goes up 5% on August 1st
    When this special offer expires, CIE's tuition will increase 5%. CIE has not raised its tuiton in 7 years and this is your last chance to benefit from today's low tuition rates. Enroll now and lock in your tuition before the increase - they will never be lower.

  • Special Tuition Savings Offer
    During July every course is discounted 25% which means you can SAVE up to $1,236 off standard tuition. Every course includes a low monthly payment option plus you can start any course for only $15. Each course includes full instructor support, on-line exams and many have hands-on labs.

  • $10 Bookstore Gift Certificate*
    During June every new student receives a $10 CIE Bookstore Gift Certificate to use on over 300 Bookstore items at (Minimum $35 purchase.)

  • Call an Admissions Advisor at 1-800-243-6446 or enroll online.

  • Hurry, offer ends July 31st.



Learn Computer Technology and Electronics at Home

  • Instructor Support with Video Lessons
  • Hands-on Troubleshooting Labs with Online Exams

CIE's online distance learning courses will help prepare you for a career in Electronics or Computer Technology.

You learn from careful "hands-on" training using CIE's lab equipment, step-by-step textbooks, personalized one-on-one instruction and an exclusive patented lesson program.

CIE's own instructional staff works directly with you to answer your questions, update lessons and provide technical assistance when needed.

As a CIE Student, you'll benefit from the one-on-one approach of our instructional staff plus the in-depth technical expertise of some of the world's top electronics authorities.

CIE Alumni Spotlight

CIE Alumni Spotlight

Jerry Petermann

CIE has a strong reputation for producing graduates who become leaders in their chosen profession. Meet one of CIE's alumni that has achieved excellence in a variety of fields!

We are excited to hear about success stories from CIE grads. Please contact us if you want to be featured on CIE's Alumni Spotlight.

CIE Alumni Spotlight

Course Catalog

Preview CIE's course catalog online

Free Course Catalog

The Cleveland Institute of Electronics course catalog is available online here!

Free CIE Course Catalog

Join our Electronics and Computer Community!

Join CIE's Electronics and computer community on Facebook
Like our Facebook page and we'll share school news, chat room schedules, new course announcements, instructor articles, special offers and more!

Plus, some of the CIE instructors will be joining to write about their own areas of expertise. 

Feel free to jump in with your own perspectives too on the Electronics industry or about distance learning topics as well!

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Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools Approval

Approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools to offer postsecondary programs of electronics technology, computer technology and electronic engineering technology. Registration Certificate 70-11-0002H.


BBB Accredited Business Cleveland Institute of Electronics

Cleveland Institute of Electronics has been an accredited business with the Better Business Bureau since 1964 with an outstanding rating.

A Better Business Bureau Accredited Business rating means the Better Business Bureau has determined that the business meets accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.