CIE Student Area
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.

Help us decide which new courses to create in 2016

We would like to ask for your help in telling us what new courses you would like CIE to create in 2016. Please take our 6 question short survey and submit your suggestions on how we can improve our curriculum.

New course survey


Special Offer - Start today with $5 down, Save 20% + get 2 FREE items!

  • Start any course today for $5 down and SAVE 20% off standard tuition.
  • FREE CIE Embroidered Sport Shirt (after 10 lessons)
  • FREE Tool Kit or Additional Training Textbook (after graduation)
  • Call an Admissions Advisor at 1-800-243-6446 or enroll online.
  • Hurry, offer ends April 30th.


Free Embroidered Sport Shirt

Free Embroidered Sport Shirt

Enroll in any course during April and we'll give you a FREE CIE embroidered t-shirt. Show your school pride and stay cool all summer long!

FREE T-Shirt


Free Tool Kit

Free Tool Kit or Text

Enroll in any course during March and we'll give you a FREE Tool Kit or Supplemental Training Text as a second gift once you graduate.

FREE Tool Kit

Learn Computer Technology and Electronics at Home

  • Instructor Support with Chat Rooms and 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.

2016 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!

Like Us on Facebook!


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 A+ Rating Cleveland Institute of Electronics

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

In addition, Cleveland Institute of Electronics achieved the Better Business Bureau's highest rating of A+.