Associate Degree Program
You will gain the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills required to maintain and repair robots, production equipment, and motor control circuits. You will learn to test and evaluate pneumatic/hydraulic circuits and to build electrical, electronic, and mechanical devices.
Offered at the Dover campus.
What You Can Do
In this program, you will gain the knowledge and skills to prepare you for positions such as:
- Electro-Mechanical Technician
- Electro-Mechanical Assembler
- Maintenance/Controls Technician
- Test Engineer
- Repair Technician
- Equipment Technician
- Manufacturing Technician
- Process Technician
- Automation Technician
What You Will Earn
Competitive starting salaries range from $30,000-$40,000
What You Will Learn:
Program Graduate Competencies
The Program Graduate Competencies listed below identify the major learning goals related to your specific program of study and identify the knowledge and skills you will have when you graduate to be successful in your chosen field.
- Design basic circuitry and draft sketches to clarify details of design documentation in accordance with an engineer's guidance and direction.
- Build, modify, and test circuitry or electronic components according to engineering instructions, technical manuals, and knowledge of electrical or electronic systems.
- Install, maintain, adjust, and calibrate electrical or electronic equipment.
- Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions.
- Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling, maintaining, or repairing equipment.
- Employ ethical standards, sound leadership and management principles, and lifelong learning opportunities.
Core Curriculum Competencies
The Core Curriculum Competencies listed below identify what you, as an associate degree graduate, will be able to do upon completion of your degree, regardless of your major. You will acquire these core competencies through your general education courses (i.e. English, math, etc.) and your program of study courses.
- Communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing.
- Demonstrate effective problem solving and reasoning skills.
- Work effectively in groups of people from diverse backgrounds.
- Demonstrate ethical and professional understanding and conduct.
- Apply appropriate information literacy skills to locate, evaluate and use information effectively.
- Use computer technology appropriate to the field.
- Use scientific and mathematical reasoning appropriate to the technology.