Mechatronics Engineering Technology

The Mechatronics Engineering Technology curriculum prepares students to use basic engineering principles and technical skills in developing and testing automated, servomechanical, and other electromechanical systems.

Course work includes instruction in prototype testing, manufacturing and operational testing, systems analysis and maintenance procedures.

Graduates should be qualified for employment in industrial maintenance and manufacturing including assembly, testing, startup, troubleshooting, repair, process improvement, and control systems.

Mechatronics Engineering Technology A.A.S. Degree (A40350)

Course
Number
Course
Title
Contact Hours Credit Hours
First Year
Fall–1st Semester ACA 111 College Student Success 1 1
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 4 3
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 9 5
ELC 128 Introduction to PLC 5 3
ENG 115 Oral Communication 3 3
Semester Total 15
Spring–2nd Semester  ELC 228  PLC Applications  8 4
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
HYD 110 Hydraulics/Pneumatics I 5 3
MAT 121

– or –

MAT 171

Algebra/Trigonometry I

 

Precalculus Algebra

4

 

5

3

 

4

MEC 130 Mechanisms 4 3
Semester Total 16 or 17
Summer–3rd Semester  ELC 117  Motors and Controls 8 4
PHY 131 Physics–Mechanics 4 4
Semester Total 8
Second Year
Fall–4th Semester ATR 112 Introduction to Automation 3 3
DFT 151 CAD I 5 3
ENG 110 Freshman Composition 3 3
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 2
MNT 250 PLC Interfacing 6 4
Semester Total  15
Spring–5th Semester ATR 215 Sensors and Transducers 3 3
ATR 212 Industrial Robots 5 3
ELC 213 Instrumentation 4 3
EGR 285

– or –

WBL 111

and WBL 115

Design Project

 

Work-Based Learning

Work-Based Learning Seminar

4

 

10

1

2

 

1

1

Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
Semester Total 15
Total Credits  69 or 70

 

Mechatronics Engineering Technology Diploma (D40350)

Course
Number
Course
Title
Contact
Hours
Credit
Hours
ATR 112 Introduction to Automation 3 3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 4 3
DFT 151 CAD I 5 3
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 9 5
ELC 117 Motors and Controls 8 4
ELC 213 Instrumentation 4 4
ENG 115 Oral Communication 3 3
HYD 110 Hydraulics/Pneumatics I 5 3
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 2
MAT 121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 4 3
MEC 130 Mechanisms 4 3
Total Credits 36

 

Mechatronics Engineering Technology Certificate (C40350B)

Course
Number
Course
Title
Contact
Hours
Credit
Hours
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 9 5
ELC 128 Introduction to PLC 5 3
ELC 228 PLC Applications 8 4
Total Credits 12

 

Mechatronics Engineering Technology PLC Controls Certificate (C40350C)

Course
Number
Course
Title
Contact
Hours
Credit
Hours
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 9 5
ELC 128 Introduction to PLC 5 3
ELC 228 PLC Applications 8 4
MNT 250 PLC Interfacing 6 4
Total Credits 16