Automation, Robotics and Electronics (also commonly called "Mechatronics" or "Electromechanical Technology") is a three-year program that prepares students for employment and for continued education. Students will learn to design, install, troubleshoot, and repair today’s modern automation, robotic, and industrial equipment. Instructional topics include:

  • Industrial Motor Controls
  • Robotics and Electronics
  • Programmable Logic Controls (PLCs)
  • Mechanical Power Transmission Systems
  • Fluid Power Systems/Hydraulics/Pneumatics
  • Blueprints and Schematics                                                                                                                                                                                    
  • Electricity and Electrical Systems
  • A/C and D/C Circuitry
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There is an extremely high demand for the skill set offered through this program. Below is just a sample of occupations related to this program (2016 average wages used):

Potential Career Pathways

Electro-Mechanical Technicians ($46,960)

Mechatronics Engineers ($97,300)

Industrial Machinery Mechanics ($56,550)

Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers ($41,570)

Maintenance Workers, Machinery ($44,550)

Robotics Technician ($58,350)

Industrial Engineering Tech. ($65,260)

...and many more