The purpose of this certificate is to prepare students for manufacturing processes involving automated equipment and systems. Skills covered in this program include manual and computer numerical control machining basics and programmable logic controller programming, along with the basics of electrical circuitry, robotics, and input/output devices used in automated systems.
This program is designed for the student who does not intend to transfer to a baccalaureate degree program.
Recommended Full-Time Schedule
The following Recommended Full-Time Schedule is not a substitute for academic advising. You must meet with an academic advisor each semester to be cleared for registration. Consult with your advisor about scheduling and degree requirements. Also, see the current undergraduate catalog (catalog.ws.edu) for a complete list of requirements and electives. Requirements are continually under revision, and there is no guarantee they will not be changed or revoked. Contact the academic division or department for current information.
Factors that affect your progression include course delivery method choices and the days and times selected to take classes.