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Mechatronics (Associate in Applied Science Degree)

61-62 credit hours.

By enrolling in the Mechatronics Technology program, you learn about industrial electricity and wiring, mechanical applications, and industrial controllers. Depending on your choice to focus on the Industrial Maintenance or Electrical Maintenance option, you may also learn about hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, machining skills, and welding or electronics, microprocessors, and automation controls. When you complete this program, you can seek employment in industrial and facility maintenance or management.

General Education  Requirements:

Course Course Name Credit Hours
COMM 101 Introduction to Oral Communication 3
ENGL 101 Composition I 3
MATH 109 or
TMAT 103
College Algebra for Math & Science or
Technical Mathematics I
4 or
4
MATH 128 or
TMAT 105
Trigonometry or
Technical Mathematics II
3 or
4
  Physical Sciences Elective 4
  Total 17-18

Technical Requirements:

Course Course Name Credit Hours
BUSN 145 Employment Success Strategies 1
CAD 101 Introduction to AutoCAD 3
CSCI 101 Introduction to Computer Information Science 4
MAIN 101 Industrial Electricity and Systems 3
MFTG 110 Manufacturing & Production Processes 3
TECH 114 Introduction to Technical Graphics 3

Program Options (complete ONE program option listed below):

Option 1: Industrial Maintenance

Course Course Name Credit Hours
MAIN 102 Mechanical Systems 3
MAIN 202 Fluid Power Systems 3
MAIN 220 Mechatronics 3
MAIN 222 Industrial Controllers 3
MTT 101 Machining Skills I 3
MTT 201 Machining Skills II 3
WELD 110 Introduction to Welding Processes 3
  Technical Electives* 6

Option 2: Electrical Maintenance

Course Course Name Credit Hours
ELTC 102 DC Electronics 3
ELTC 103 AC Electronics 3
ELTC 206 Digital Electronics and Microprocessors 3
ELTC 207 Solid State Electronics Troubleshooting & Measurements 3
ELTC 212 Automation & Control Electronics 3
ELTC 220 Data Communications 3
MAIN 201 Electrical Wiring and Maintenance 3
MAIN 222 Industrial Controllers 3
  Technical Electives* 6

Students are encouraged to pursue a certificate program in conjunction with the A.A.S. degree.

Electives:

*Electives as approved by advisor or STEM & Business Division.

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