Division of Mathematics, Engineering Technologies and Computer Sciences — Curriculum Code: 3316
Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Academic Certificate
The Mechatronics certificate program is designed to provide students with a background in advanced manufacturing systems, robotics, programmable logic controllers (PLC) and engineering graphics and also includes general education courses. These courses include a complimentary combination of mechanical and electrical engineering courses so that a student will be able to seek employment in automation-related industries. The student will gain lab experience in programming computer numerical control (CNC) cutting tools and robotics as well as programming PLC machine controllers and integrating them, along with sensor inputs and mechanical outputs into systems.