Automated Systems Technology Industrial Equipment - Program Requirements and Courses

 

A.A.S. Degree

Building on the 1 year diploma the A.A.S degree will add other valuable skills that will include Human Machine Interface (HMI) programming, welding, machining, increased knowledge in PLCs and Robotics, Industrial Programming. There will be more potential to take on larger and more complicated projects that will increase both the technical and soft skills that are demanded in industry. With the A.A.S degree, career and further educational paths will be expanded.

Automated Systems Technology Diploma 33 Credits

Course ID Course Name Credits
Required Technical Courses - select one of the following
MATH 1256 Mathematical Thinking 3
MATH 1260 College Algebra 3
Technical Education Courses
CMAE 1514 Safety Awareness 2
CMAE 1526 Maintenance Awareness 2
ETEC 1541 Mechanical Systems 3
ETEC 1550 DC Power 3
ETEC 1551 Programmable Logic Controllers 1 3
ETEC 1552 AC Power 3
ETEC 1558 Motor Controls 3
ETEC 1560 Human Machine Interface 1 3
ETEC 1581 Automated Systems 1 3
ETEC 2522 Fluid Power 2
ETEC 2543 Programmable Logic Controllers 2 3

Industrial Technician Associate of Applied Science (27 additional credits)

Course ID Course Name Credits
General Education Courses - select one of the following
ENGL 1276 College Composition 4
ENGL 1277 Technical Communications 4
General Education Elective 3
MnTC 01 Goal Area 1 - Communication -
General Education Electives 5
MnTC Goal Area - Any -
Technical Education Courses
AENG 2230 Manufacturing Project Management 3
CMAE 1518 Manufacturing Processes and Production 2
ETEC 2900 Automated Systems Technology Capstone 4
MTTP 1201 Basic Machine Shop 3
WELD 1501 Introduction to Welding 3