Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Mechatronics Specialist Technical Certificate of Credit provides students with the necessary skills and understanding to perform installation, diagnostics and repair to mechatronic systems and automated equipment. The program focuses on Mechanics, Fluid Power, and Robotics.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will create and execute a program with an industrial robotic arm to perform a standard pick and place operation.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Tifton, Tift County High School, and Cairo College and Career Academy

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Mechatronics Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 11 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.


Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (11 hours)
AUMF 1150 Introduction to Robotics 3
ELCR 2140 Mechanical Devices 2
ELCR 2150 Fluid Power 2
IDSY 1160 Mechanical Laws and Principles 4
Smith, Donald
Mechatronics Faculty
School of Industrial Technology
Tift County High School