Mechatronics, Continuing Education Certificate

The Mechatronics program provides an intensive overview of skills necessary for the mechatronics industry. You will learn math, inspection, safety, quality, electrical systems, automation, mechanical systems, fluid systems, rigging, and welding in Mechatronics.

Program objectives

Students will be awarded a Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate, and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).

Financial Aid and Payment Options

Continuing Education Opportunity Grant
Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)
Tuition Waiver for those who qualify
Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition
Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Local Office of Workforce Development

Program Length

Approximately 180 hours/six months to complete.

Program Requirements

  • PC: Windows XP or later / Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later (Mac users may experience some issues with Adobe Flash)
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible
  • Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account

Application Process

To apply, go to www.ccbcmd.edu/apply and complete the CCBC Non-Credit Workforce Training Certificate application.  An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.

Open Entry – No screening or documentation required.

Prior Learning Assessment

This program has no options for obtaining course waiver(s) for prior learning.

Program Course Sequence

Course Number

Course

Title

Course Hours

Textbook Information

(approximate cost; subject to change)

Costs

T=Tuition/F=Fees

VOA577

Mechatronics- Part 1

90

Instructional materials provided in class

$998

T-$300/F-$698

VOA578

Mechatronics- Part 2

90

 Same as VOA577

$998

T-$300/F-$698

Course Series:

180

 

$1,996

T-$600/F-$1,1396

Additional Information

Skills for Success:

Since this course is delivered completely online, students will need to have the self discipline to complete all required material on their own.  A course instructor will be available to assist students with questions and to lead online activities during the course of the class.

Career Opportunities:

Mechatronics Engineer, Mechatronics Technician, Automation Engineer, Automation Specialist, or a Controls Engineer

Career Coach

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Contact Information

Program Coordinator:  Nancy Kukay|  nkukay@ccbcmd.edu  | 443-840-4171 | Catonsville | BESS 100K

Administrative Assistant: Ollie Wright | owright@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-4476 |Catonsville | BESS 100