Mechatronics Engineering Technology

Overview

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.

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2013/16 Catalog year:

    Degree Awarded

    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.


    Mechatronics related Industrial News feed:


     

    Career Opportunities

    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.


    Mechatronics related hardware and uses:


     

    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 Jennifer Herndon or Eric Easton to discuss opportunities that may be available through Apprenticeship Charlotte.

     

    If you are interested in becoming a student of the Mechatronics program visit

    "It is important that during the registration process when declaring your program of study you select the "A40350 Mechatronics Engineering Technology (AAS)" listing.

    CPCC Get Started

    If you are a high school student interested in the Career and College Promise Pathway you select.

    Click title below to see course list.

    "C40350-C5 Mechatronics Engineering Technology - Mechatronics"

    High School student who would like to be part of the pathway shown above, should review this link

    http://www.cpcc.edu/hsprograms with your guidance counselor.