Electromechanical Technology

Program Number: 10-620-1
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac
This program is eligible for financial aid

Turn your passion for problem-solving and working with your hands into an exciting career with an Electromechanical Technology associate degree from Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

Moraine Park’s Electromechanical Technology program combines theories and applications in mechanical, electrical and electronical systems with fluid power, robotics and computer software to prepare students to work in a variety of industrial settings.

What You’ll Learn

Electromechanical Technology students learn how to think critically and use technology to solve problems and program, use and maintain electromechanical and automated equipment.

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Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 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.
Program Outcomes
  • 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.
  • Students will obtain OSHA 10 certification as part of the program.
Career Opportunities
  • Controls Engineer
  • Electrical/Electronics Technician
  • Field Engineer
  • Mechatronics Technician
  • Research and Development Technician
Admission Process

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    Transfer Opportunities
    1. Transfer in prior college work or get a free transcript review. Start here.
    2. Transfer a Moraine Park degree to earn a bachelor’s – learn more.
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    Semester 1
    103-159Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
    620-101DC Circuits3
    620-102AC Circuits3
    801-136English Composition 13
    804-195College Algebra With Applications3
    890-101College 1012
    Total 15
    Semester 2
    620-103Semiconductor Devices3
    620-104Digital Electronics3
    620-115AC-DC Machinery and Motor Controls4
    804-196Trigonometry with Applications3
    809-1xxBehavioral Science Course3
    Total 16
    Semester 3
    620-105Industrial Hydraulics and Pneumatics 12
    620-110Integrated Manufacturing Planning - Electromechanical Technology2
    620-133Data Acquisition and Control with LabVIEW3
    620-141Mechanical Drives 13
    620-135Allen-Bradley PLCs and Ladder Logic3
    620-150Data Communication and Protocols3
    Total 16
    Semester 4
    620-111Integrated Manufacturing Production - Electromechanical Technology2
    620-136Advanced Allen-Bradley PLCs and PanelVIEW3
    620-146Instrumentation and Process Control3
     - OR - 
    620-142Mechanical Drives 23
    620-151Fanuc Robotics and Vision Systems3
    801-197Technical Reporting3
    809-166Introduction to Ethics: Theory and Application3
    Total 17
    Total Credits64