Mechatronics Certificate

This certificate program provides students with the foundation skills necessary to pursue a career in STEM. This program is designed to give students exposure to a variety of careers including; Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Electrician, Automation Technician, CAD/CNC, Electronics Technician, Machinist, Industrial Maintenance, and Materials Technology. Students will learn basic engineering skills required to apply mathematics to solve problems, as well as hands-on skills necessary to begin a career in skilled trades. Upon completing this program students will have the skills necessary to go to work as a technician, begin a career in skills trades as an apprentice, and/or continue their education toward an Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree. This program is offered for full-time and part-time, day or night, as well as early college and dual enrollment students.

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 23-26 CR. HRS.
REQUIRED COURSES  17-18 CR. HRS.
CAD 110 3
Intro to Computer-Aided Drafting (2D)
ELTC 101AL&L 4
Electricity- Basic
HE 110 1
Industrial Safety and Workplace Training
TECH 201 3
Introduction to Mechatronics
Choose (One (1) Course from: 3
CAD 210 Parametric Design 1-Part Modeling
CAD 250 Introduction to Solidworks 3D
Choose One (1) Course from: 3-4
MATH 100A
Intermediate Algebra
TMAT 102A
Technical Math II
TMAT 201
Technical Math III
MATH 111
Algebra with Coordinate Geometry (Recommended for Transfers)
Math 112
Trig Functions with Coordinate Geometry
REQUIRED ELECTIVES 6-8 CR. HRS.
Electives must be chosen from the following list or have departmental approval.
AMT 129 3
Introduction to Technology
ENG 105 4
Introduction to Engineering
CSS 100A 3
College Success Seminar
HP 101 3
Hydraulics/Pneumatics
MATH 111 4
Algebra with Coordinate Geometry
MATH 112 4
Trigonometric Functions with Coordinate Geometry
MATH 161 4
Calculus I
MET 101 3
Industrial Materials
MT 101A 3
Basic Machining
MT 205 3
NC/CNC (Computer Numerical Control)
TMAT 101A 4
Technical Math
W 101A 3
Basic Welding
TOTALS 23-26

Source: MCC 2019-20 Catalog