Oct 04, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mechatronics Engineering Technology, B.S.

Bachelor of Science in mechatronics engineering technology provides graduates real-world experiential education combined with personalized undergraduate experiences in mechanical, electrical, and computer control systems, as well as engineering design and management. The core courses include both mechanical and electrical fundamentals, principles and design concepts with a focus on materials handling systems, automation and manufacturing systems, embedded systems design, and industrial robotic.

This bachelor’s degree program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in today’s highly integrated computer controlled manufacturing. Throughout their curriculum, students are required to take cooperative education (“co-op”) in industry in their second or third year of the program, which often continues and leads to full-time employment. Graduates with a rigorous theoretical education and multidisciplinary technical skills are well prepared for engineering and technology positions in applied design, development, implementation, or oversight and maintenance of electromechanical systems and processes.

Students are required to complete the core plus one track. A minor is not required.

Four-Year Plan: Click here  to view the Four-Year Plan for this specific program. To find out more about Four-Year Plans, visit the Policies and Procedures  page.

♦  Indicates prerequisite.

Degree Requirements (91 credits)

Select one track plus elective EGT courses

For more information regarding EMET courses from Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (CSTCC), click here.

Total Credits 91

Alternative Energy Track (18 credits)

  • EGT 140* Power Systems Foundations (1 credit)
  • EGT 151* Introduction to Controls and Robotics (2 credits)
  • EGT 210* Energy Efficiency and Audits (3 credits)
  • EGT 325* Solar and Renewable Energy (3 credits)
  • Select 6 additional credit hours of EGT courses (6 credits)

Total Credits 91

Laser Technology Track (18 credits)

  • EGT 293* Laser 1 (3 credits)
  • EGT 395* Laser 2 (3 credits)
  • EGT 294* Electric Drive Mechanisms (4 credits)
  • EGT 151* Introduction to Controls and Robotics (2 credits)
  • Select 2 additional EGT/EMET courses (6 credits)

Total Credits 91

Total Credits 91