Program Number: 10-620-1
School Year: 2017-2018
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac
Electromechanical Technology integrates theories and applications in mechanical, electrical and electronic systems; fluid power; robotics and computer software to prepare students to work effectively in a variety of industrial settings. The Electromechanical Technology program teaches students a broad array of job-ready skills that involve integrating technologies and systems-thinking required to effectively problem solve, program, operate and maintain electromechanical and automated equipment. Graduates are trained to work as members of teams consisting of engineers and production workers in a variety of industrial and manufacturing settings.
Statewide Median Salary for Recent Graduates
- $132.20 per credit (resident)
- $198.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
- Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
- Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
- Interpret technical drawings, schematics and diagrams as they relate to automated process control systems.
- Troubleshoot automated process control system components.
- Design and program logic controls and Human Machine Interface (HMI) as communication devices for automated process control system.
- Analyze the interaction between the various components of a system such as fluid power, mechanical, Servo and electrical/electronics to operate the system.
- Program and interface robotics devices, Vision System, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology and Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) in the automated process control system.
- Complete and maintain appropriate documentation for automated systems and processes.
- Controls Engineer
- Electrical/Electronics Technician
- Field Engineer
- Mechatronics Technician
- Research and Development Technician
Career Pathways offer a guide to help you achieve your education and employment goals. With short-term education options based on stackable credits, Career Pathways allow you to build upon your education goals as you plan your career advancement. At each step of the way, your classes will stack to more advanced certificates and diplomas, earning industry recognized credentials that provide you potentially new employment opportunities.
- Submit the college admission application.
- Submit the $30 one-time fee.
- Submit high school and other official college transcripts.
- Take the college assessment test (ACCUPLACER, ACT or other). The ACCUPLACER assessment can be taken at MPTC.
- Attend a program orientation with your advisor.
Please visit the Admissions page for general information.
|103-159||**Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office||1|
|801-136||English Composition 1||3|
|804-113||College Technical Mathematics 1A||3|
|804-114||College Technical Mathematics 1B||2|
|620-115||AC-DC Machinery and Motor Controls||4|
|804-116||College Technical Mathematics 2||4|
|809-1xx||Behavioral Science Course||3|
|620-105||Industrial Hydraulics and Pneumatics 1||2|
|620-110||Integrated Manufacturing Planning - Mechatronics||2|
|620-133||Data Acquisition and Control with LabVIEW||3|
|- OR -|
|620-141||Mechanical Drives 1||3|
|620-135||Allen-Bradley PLCs and Ladder Logic||3|
|620-150||Data Communication and Protocols||3|
|620-111||Integrated Manufacturing Production - Mechatronics||2|
|620-136||Advanced Allen-Bradley PLCs and PanelVIEW||3|
|620-146||Instrumentation and Process Control||3|
|- OR -|
|620-142||Mechanical Drives 2||3|
|620-151||Fanuc Robotics and Vision Systems||3|
|809-166||Introduction to Ethics: Theory and Application||3|
|Total Program Credits and Institutional Requirements||64|
General Education Options
** The credits for 103-159 Computer Literacy-Microsoft Office and 890-101 College 101 are Institutional Requirements for graduation.
Current students, please see your Advisor for your academic planner.
Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.
*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.
Students highly recommended to obtain OSHA-10 safety certification. Course offered regularly at MPTC (consult academic advisor/instructor).
For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.