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Robotics & Automation

Quick Facts

  • Associate of Applied Science: 2-year program (60 semester credit hours)
  • Certificate: Level 1 (30 semester credit hours)
  • Full program is offered at: South Campus


Our Robotics and Automation Specialization prepares you to become a qualified robotics and automation technician.

You will gain a solid technical background and the manual skills to fabricate, test, install, operate and maintain automated equipment.

Course topics include:

  • Robotic mechanisms
  • Hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Programmable logic controllers
  • Electromechanical devices
  • Basic electronics
  • Microprocessors
  • Robotics

Program Options



Level 1


After successfully completing our program, you will be prepared for jobs such as:

  • Automation technician
  • Product test technician
  • Electro-mechanical technician

You can find job opportunities in:

  • Control instruments manufacturing
  • Machinery manufacturing
  • Engineering firms

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John Bullard, Department Chairperson

Updated July 16, 2019