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

Location(s): Carrington-Scott Campus (Graham Campus)


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Program Description

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.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program should be able to:

  • Demonstrate a general understanding of automation and automation systems
  • Demonstrate a general understanding of PLC (Programmable Logic Controllers) programming and interfacing
  • Demonstrate a general understanding of industrial robots and industrial robot programming
  • Properly utilize various electrical and mechanical measuring equipment, such as digital multimeter, calipers, etc.
  • Demonstrate basic troubleshooting techniques

Articulation Agreements

  • Eastern Carolina University-Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology-60 credits will transfer for this degree. Email ecubsit@ecu.edu for specific information.

Technical Standards

Students entering the program must meet specific emotional, behavioral, physical and cognitive standards. This information is found in the admissions office.

Students qualifying for special accommodations to these standards must contact the Disability Services Coordinator at 336-506-4130 for more specific information.

Additional Program Costs

The Mechatronics Engineering Technology curriculum has some minor additional costs beyond the typical generic supplies that are required but not supplied by the college. Additional expenses required for this program include:

  • Electronic Circuit Simulation Software-$70

Students who are progressing in the Mechatronics Engineering Technology program must follow the semester-by-semester curriculum plan.

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