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. The video below is a demonstrates the Mechatronics program in action.

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 others.

2018/19 Catalog Year

2016/17 Catalog Year

2013/16 Catalog Year


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. Explore careers related to Mechatronics on Career Coach and view jobs on PMMI's Careerlink.

Apprenticeships

High school students and adults seeking a career change should visit our Apprenticeships page for information on these programs.  Below is a video created by WTVI about Mechatronics Apprenticeships.

Example Job Titles

    • Mechatronics Technician
    • Electrical Engineering Tech
    • Electronics Technician
    • Mechanical Engineering Tech
    • Electro-Mechanical Engineer
    • Process Tech
    • Automation Tech
    • Machine Installer

      If you are a dislocated worker and considering this program you should visit http://www.charlotteworks.com/Job-Seekers/WIOA for information on determining your eligibility for WIOA training grant funds.

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      Application Process

      Visit the CPCC Get Started page to learn more.

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

      Prospective High School Students

      Prospective High school students interested in the Career and College Promise program should choose C40350-C5 Mechatronics Engineering Technology - Mechatronics and should review the Career and College Promise information with their guidance counselors.

      More Information

      Jami Dale, Program Chair
      Jami.Dale@cpcc.edu
      704.330.6545
      Advanced Technology Center, 3104

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