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Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics, Certificate of Completion

The Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics Certificate of Completion program is designed for those students planning to work in a manufacturing industry.  The Mechatronics Certificate of Completion program will prepare students to enter the workforce with the ability to operate and maintain equipment found in a modern manufacturing environment.  

As manufacturing advances into a more automated production system, a higher level of technical expertise is required of the labor force. The certificate holders will have experience with the operation and maintenance of computer numeric controlled (CNC) machines and programmable logic controllers (PLCs), as well as a working knowledge of basic electronics, pneumatic, and mechanical systems. 

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
First SemesterCredit Hours
MATH 161 or higher (not MATH 171 or MATH 181) 3-6
ELET 144 DC/AC Electric Circuits 4
ENGR 191 Autocad 2-D Basics I 3
MNFG 102 Manufacturing Processes 3
 Credit Hours13-16
Second Semester
ELET 150 Automated Control Systems 4
MECH 150 Introduction to Hydraulics and Pneumatics 4
MNFG 114 Principles of Quality Control In Manufacturing 3
MNFG 140 Introduction to Computer Numeric Controlled (CNC) Machines 3
 Credit Hours14
 Total Credit Hours27-30