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Mechatronics Technology

The Mechatronics Technology program (formerly Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technology) will use lecture and hands-on laboratory experience to prepare the graduate for employment in industry/business as an electro-mechanical maintenance technician by educating them in the knowledge, skills, and behaviors as a mechatronics technician.

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Degree

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program)
Total Credit Hours: 63

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGLISH *3
COMMUNICATION *3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *3
LABORATORY SCIENCE/MATHEMATICS *7
HUMANITIES *3

Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ELCTK 150INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICITY 4
ELCTK 151ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS TROUBLESHOOTING 3
ELCTK 215PROGRAMMABLE CONTROLLERS 4
ELCTS 131INTRODUCTION TO BASIC ELECTRICITY 2
ELCTS 132SERVICE ELECTRONICS - D.C. CIRCUITS 2
ELCTS 133SERVICE ELECTRONICS - A.C. CIRCUITS 2
MACTR 110PRINT READING - MECHANICAL 3
MACTR 121MACHINE TOOL OPERATION I 3
MECTK 149BASIC POWER TRANSMISSION 2
MECTK 150MECHANICAL SYSTEMS I 2
MECTK 151MECHANICAL SYSTEMS II 3
MECTK 152INDUSTRIAL RIGGING 2
MECTK 231INDUSTRIAL FLUID POWER 3
MECTK 252ADVANCED TROUBLESHOOTING 3
NCTK 110INTRODUCTION TO NUMERICAL CONTROL SYSTEMS 1
NCTK 212N/C MACHINING, LATHE 2

Elective Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
WELDING ELECTIVE **3

* See specific requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.
** Recommended Electives: WELD 112 and two additional credit hours of WELD with advisor approval.

Students enrolled in the Associate in Applied Science degree program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1ELCTS 131; ELCTS 132; ELCTS 133; MACTR 110; MACTR 121; Laboratory Science/Mathematics
Spring Semester 1ELCTK 150; ELCTK 151; ELCTK 215; MECTK 149; MECTK 150; MECTK 231
Fall Semester 2MECTK 151; MECTK 152; MECTK 252; NCTK 110; NCTK 212; English; Welding Elective
Spring Semester 2Communication; Humanities; Laboratory Science/Mathematics; Social Science; Welding Elective

Program Contact Information

Agricultural and Industrial Technologies Department
AIT Building, Room 209
(309) 694-5171 or (309) 694-5510

Illinois Career Cluster

Manufacturing

Career Pathway:
Maintenance, Installation and Repair

Career Pathway

Pathway programs at ICC have a map that shows the courses/degree requirements that will lead students to their desired education and employment goals.

Career Cluster: Manufacturing
Pathway: Maintenance, Installation & Repair
ICC Pathway: Mechatronics Technology

Early College

If you are a high school junior or senior, you can get a head start on your future by taking college-level courses now! Visit our Dual Credit webpage for a listing of area high schools with courses available.

Communications | English | Humanities | Lab Science/Mathematics | Social Science

Point of Entry

High School Diploma or GED

Getting Started: Apply to ICC | Paying for College | Career Information | Student Information

Certificate of Completion

Mechatronics(27 credit hours)

Industry Credentials

None

Employment Information

Electromechanical Technicians, Mechatronics Engineers, Electromechanical Engineering Technologists$18-33/hr

Certificate of Completion

Mechatronics Technology(68 credit hours)

Industry Credentials

None

Employment Information

Electromechanical Technicians, Mechatronics Engineers, Electromechanical Engineering Technologists$18-33/hr

Occupation Bachelor Degree Transfer Options

Industrial Management & Applied Engineering at SIU

Career Cluster Bachelor Degree Transfer Options

There are no current articulation agreements to Bachelor degree programs.

General Bachelor Degree Transfer Options

General transfer agreements formalize the transfer process from ICC to other colleges and universities.

For additional transfer information:
Transfer Assistance
Useful Transfer Links
Transfer Agreements

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