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Mechatronics Technology Program

Mechatronics Technology - Associate in Applied Science Degree

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(843) 349-5277

large tooling machinery

Coming Fall 2019

The Mechatronics Technology degree program will provide students with the fundamental skills and understanding in electronics, mechanical and fluid power and automated controls commonly found within the manufacturing industry. Furthermore, graduates of the program will be able to perform a systemic analysis and troubleshoot on equipment and machinery utilized in the industry. 

For more information, contact:
Brandon Haselden  - (843) 349-7886

Career Outlook

Entry-level salaries range is around $40,000 annually. Graduates can work in small job shops, large manufacturers, public institutions, and governmental agencies as manufacturing team leader, Start-up Technician, Control Technician, Quality Control Technician, and Service Technician.

For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry-Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.

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Proposed Curriculum Sequence

First Semester - Fall    
EEM 117 AC/DC Circuits I 4
ENG 155 Communications I 3
IMT 112 Hand Tool Operations 3
MAT 170 Algebra, Geometry & Trigonometry 3
  TOTAL 13
Second Semester - Spring    
EEM 151 Motor Controls I 4
EEM 118 AC/DC Circuits II 4
IMT 131 Hydraulics & Pneumatics 4
MAT 171 Algebra, Geometry & Trigonometry II 3
  TOTAL 15
Third Semester - Summer    
EEM 162 Introduction to Process Control 3
EEM 200 Semiconductor Devices 4
EEM 231 Digital Circuits I 3
PSY 103 Human Relations 3
  TOTAL 13
Fourth Semester - Fall    
AMT 105 Robotics & Automated Controls I 3
EEM 221 DC/AC Drives 3
EEM 251 Programmable Controllers 3
IMT 170 Statistical Process Control 3
PHI 110 Ethics 3
  TOTAL 15
Fifth Semester - Spring    
AMT 205 Robotics and Automated Control II 3
EEM 252 Programmable Controller Applications 3
EEM 274 Technical/System Troubleshooting 4
IMT 161 Mechanical Power Applications 4
  TOTAL 14



*Students interested in transferring to a senior institution should select ENG 101 in place of ENG 155; PSY 201 in place of PSY 103.