Mechanical Engineering Technician – Certificate of Achievement

Top Code: 924.00

The Mechanical Engineering Technician program provides a hands-on educational experience to prepare students for successful entry-level careers in mechanical and manufacturing engineering technology, including mechanical engineering technicians, engineering technicians (except drafters), electro-mechanical technicians, and industrial engineering technicians. Mechanical engineering technicians utilize mechanical design and the process of developing a product that can improve society. The certificate will produce technicians who are able to analyze, design, implement and maintain mechanical systems, communicate effectively, and work well on team-based projects. The program exposes students to the skills and knowledge that will make them competitive in the job market.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Program Outcomes

  1. Manipulate the mechanical system to create a finished product through design process.
  2. Analyze the mechanical systems to address improvements in the design and prototyping processes.
  3. Develop a technical project that includes testing and documentation.

Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement

Select one of the following:3-4
INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL DESIGN AND FABRICATION
ENGINEERING GRAPHICS
INTRODUCTION TO ROBOTICS
DT 008BINTERMEDIATE DIGITAL DESIGN AND FABRICATION3
DT 008CADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN AND FABRICATION4
DT 150READING ENGINEERING DRAWINGS1
ENGR 010INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING2
Total Units13-14

Visit the Program Mapper for a suggested sequence of courses.

This Certificate of Achievement is not eligible as a major for an Associate Degree.