Multi-Skilled Manufacturing Maintenance (Mechatronic Manufacturing Maintenance)
A 21st Century Career Program in Automated Manufacturing!
The Mechatronic Manufacturing Maintenance program is a two-year Associate in Applied Science degree that includes Advanced and Basic Certificates. Program students will develop skills in areas including industrial electrical, mechanical, robot maintenance, welding, and hydraulics. During the program students will also be able to develop advanced skill concentrations in electrical and/or mechanical areas through elective industrial technology courses.
Course work and educational experience will be provided that support skills in the area of self-directed work teams. The program also requires an internship that provides students with an exposure to industrial maintenance. This program provides the maintenance skill sets sought by advanced manufacturing employers.
- High school diploma or GED.
- ASSET Reading score 48 or better OR COMPASS Reading score of 51 to 83 and a Writing score between 78 to 99 by the end of the first semester.
- ASSET or COMPASS Writing test score sufficient for placement in ENG 131 by the beginning of the second semester. These requirements may also be fulfilled by successful completion of developmental English courses.
- Successful completion of TAMA 110 or MATH 101 with a grade of C or better.
If a student does not already have sufficient manufacturing work experience related to the degree, they will be required to complete a 2 credit hour industrial internship experience.
A Health Appraisal, Criminal Background Check, and Drug Screen that meets the requirements of our internship company placement affiliates is required for interns in the program prior to beginning their internship assignment(s). The cost for these exams and tests is in addition to the basic tuition and fee schedule. Students who are not cleared for placement will not be able to complete the program.
Those students that are currently employed in doing manufacturing work are exempt from the internship requirement with approval by the Skilled Trades and Apprenticeship Division faculty and/or staff.
For additional information contact: The Skilled Trades and Apprenticeship office at 845-9606 or 845-9670.
Required Core Courses
Required Support Courses
Students must also complete the specific degree requirements for the Associate in Applied Science Degree. Courses listed in the Required Core Courses and/or Required Support Courses may also be used to fulfill Associate in Applied Science Degree Requirements when applicable. Developmental courses (developmental courses are those numbered below 100) cannot be used to fulfill these requirements.
Students must also complete the General Education requirements of the College. Courses listed in the Required Core Courses and/or Required Support Courses for the, as well as courses used to fulfill requirements of the Associate in Applied Science degree, may also be used to fulfill General Education requirements when applicable.
Requirements are Subject to Change
Recommended Course Sequence
It is recommended students select Electives in each semester for a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester.
ENG 132*: Students may select either ENG 132 or ENG 135.
Gen Ed: It is recommended that the student fulfill the General Education Outcome #1: American Society, Events, Institutions and Cultures course requirement in Term 5.
Students should take TAFD 295 as recommended by the program director, if it is not waived by workplace experience.