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Mechatronics - Certificate

Program Requirements:

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Admission Type:

General College Admission
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Locations:

Georgetown

Contact:

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(843) 347-3186

mechatronics machinery

Coming Fall 2019

The Mechatronics Technology certificate 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 equipment and machinery utilized in the industry. 

For more information, contact:
Jeff Ball  - (843) 349-7875


Career Outlook

Entry-level salaries range is around $30,000 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.

Gainful Employment Information: 

See: Mechatronics Gainful Employment Information

Proposed Curriculum Sequence

First Semester - Fall    
EEM 117 AC/DC Circuits I 4
EEM 162 Introduction to Process Control 3
EEM 231 Digital Circuits I 3
IMT 112 Hand Tool Operations 3
MAT 170 Algebra, Geometry & Trigonometry 3
  TOTAL 16
Second Semester - Spring    
EEM 118 AC/DC Circuits II 4
ENG 155 Communications I 3
IMT 131 Hydraulics & Pneumatics 4
IMT 161 Mechanical Power Applications 4
  TOTAL 15
Third Semester - Summer    
EEM 151 Motor Controls 4
EEM 251 Programmable Controllers 3
  TOTAL 7
 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

38

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

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