Mechatronics is an emerging field that blends skills in mechanical, electrical, and computer systems. Mechatronics technicians and engineering technologists use a combination of mechanical, electrical, computer, and software skills to work with smart technologies, such as robots, automated guided systems, and computer-integrated manufacturing equipment.
Learn more about Mechatronics.
The Mechatronics ICAPS is a short-term program that helps prepare students for employment in the mechatronics field as an electrical and electronic engineering technician, an industrial machinery mechanic, or a mechanical engineering technician. Qualifying students earn a college certificate with academic support.
Financial Assistance may be available.
Students can go to school part-time and earn a college certificate within a year. Classes are in the evenings and Saturday mornings on the main campus.
Classes start in January, but now is the time to start the process
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