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​Electro-Mechanical Technology & Mechatronics

  • Golden Triangle campus
  • Electro-Mechanical, Associate's Degree program
  • Mechatronics, Advanced Technical Certificate program

Electro-Mechanical Technology

The Electro-Mechanical Associate of Applied Science degree prepares graduates to enter the job market in many different areas or continue their education at a four-year institution.

 

This program offers a one-year vocational certificate option, a technical certificate (see Advisor or Navigator for requirements), and a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree option.

 

Electro-Mechanical technicians are responsible for assembling, installing, and maintaining/repairing machinery used in the manufacturing or industrial environment as well as troubleshooting of electrical and mechanical systems. Students receive basic instruction in a wide variety of areas including safety, machinery maintenance and troubleshooting/service, blueprint reading, basic machining, fundamentals of industrial electricity, CAD, fluid power, Industrial Controls and PLC programming.


The Electro-Mechanical curriculum embeds opportunities to acquire multiple credentials through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER).

 

This program requires an ACT Score of 21 in the Composite and Math areas as well as a Silver Certificate on the Workkeys exam. A passing score of 55% on the BMCT (Bennett Mechanical Comprehension Test) is also required.

 

Please see the program advisor or a counselor for additional information regarding testing times, locations. 

   

See required courses link at left for more information.

 

 

Mechatronics Technician

The Mechatronics Technician program offers a one-year curriculum leading to an Advanced Technical Certificate. Graduates are prepared to enter the job market in many different areas or continue their education at a four-year institution.

 

Students receive Mechatronics programming, robotics, process control, CNC/CAM, mechatronics troubleshooting, data acquisition and industrial communications.

 

The program requires successful completion of the Associate of Applied Science degree in EMCC's Electro-Mechanical Technology program. Please see the program advisor or a counselor for additional information regarding testing times, locations.

 

See required courses link at left for more information.

 

 

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Electro-Mechanical technicians are responsible for assembling, installing,
and maintaining and repairing machinery used in the manufacturing or industrial environment as well as troubleshooting of electrical and mechanical systems.

 

 

Sample courses:

 

Principles of Hydraulics & Pneumatics: Basic principles of hydraulics and pneumatics and the inspection, maintenance, and repair of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

 

Advanced Mechanical Industrial Maintenance: Course includes temporary grounding, layout and installation of tubing and piping systems, machine bending of conduit, hydraulic controls, pneumatic controls, and motor-operated valves.

 

Electronic Motion Control: Course explains applications and operating procedures of solid-state controls, reduced-voltage 172 starters, and adjustable frequency drives as well as troubleshooting procedures.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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