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Mechatronics Technology Certificate

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Program Start Date: Fall or Spring Term
Minimum Program Length: 32 academic weeks; 2 terms day or evening; 28 credits
Program ID:  CT.MEC
Curriculum Code: 71145

Program Description

Mechatronics Technology is an interdisciplinary field involving control systems, electronic systems, computer networks, and mechanical systems that integrates product design and automated manufacturing processes.

Practical Experience

Students gain experience and skills needed to perform routine maintenance, diagnosis, repairs, and installation involving electrical, mechanical and control systems in a manufacturing environment.

Professional Opportunities

Maintenance Technician, Entry-level Mechatronics Technician, Manufacturing Associate.

Unique Aspects

Certificate graduates can apply these earned credits toward an Associate in Applied Science Degree-General Technology with a major in Mechatronics Technology.

EEDA Career Cluster:

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources; Architecture & Construction; Manufacturing and Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

Program Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  1. Model professional behavior and workplace ethics.
  2. Program and adjust robotic systems equipment.
  3. Demonstrate the correct procedure in the breakdown, inspection, and repair of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.

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