Mechatronics Engineering Technology
The Mechatronics Engineering Technology curriculum prepares individuals for jobs requiring electrical, mechanical, and computer skills necessary to work on complex systems found in manufacturing environments.
To see a bit of the Mechatronics program in action, click the image below.
The Associate in Applied Science – Mechatronics Engineering Technology degree is awarded upon completion of the program. The program is aligned by competencies with 3rd party industry recognized certifications of Siemens Mechatronics Systems Certification Program [SMSCP] levels 1 & 2, Packaging Machinery Manufactures Institute [PMMI], National Institute for Metalworking Skills [NIMS] Industrial Technology Maintenance and other.
Graduates should be qualified for the jobs such as industrial maintenance and manufacturing including assembly, testing, start-up, troubleshooting, repair and upgrades of machinery and the associated control system. Students should be prepared to sit for various certification exams noted above after completing certain blocks of courses.
Examples of job titles are:
· Mechatronics Technician
· Electrical Engineering Tech
· Electronics Technician
· Mechanical Engineering Tech
· Electro-Mechanical Engineer
· Process Tech
· Automation Tech
· Machine Installer
To see examples of companies/industries who place value in the skill derived from this program visit Apprenticeship 2000. Additionally, CPCC has initiated an effort to connect students and companies through apprenticeship called Apprenticeship Charlotte, visit this site to learn more about opportunities it may provide those interested in Mechatronics.You may also contact or to discuss opportunities that may be available through Apprenticeship Charlotte.
If you are interested in becoming a student of the Mechatronics program visit http://www.cpcc.edu/getstarted
If you are a high school student interested in the Career and College Promise Pathway you select "C40350-C5 Mechatronics Engineering Technology - Mechatronics"
(click title to see course list).