Science, Technology, Engineering & Mechatronics (S.T.E.M.) Program | Certificate

North Country Career Center

Description

This is intended for high school students attending from within the district. College credits may be available as part of this program. Students from outside the district or adults who are not enrolled in high school can contact the center to apply for this program, as well.

The Mechatronics Engineering Technology program teaches mechanics, electronics, control theory, and computer science. Upon completion, students will be able to maintain, troubleshoot, and diagnose advanced automated systems. Year one students will learn the fundamentals of hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics, mechanics, robotics, and electronic components and their applications including resistors, diodes and capacitors. Year two focuses on preparation for the Level I Siemens Mechatronics Systems Certification and the Systems Approach to Mechatronics. Year two will also incorporate industrial design using automated equipment and 3-D software such as Solidworks in the development of projects. Work in this portion will include design build projects using 3-D printers and CNC machines. Students will be well prepared to enter a number of STEM related postsecondary programs including mechanical and electrical engineering or begin a job as an entry-level technician.

This program includes the following credential(s): Siemens Certified Mechatronic Systems Assistant Certificate & ACT National Career Readiness Certificate.

Cost For High School Students $0

  • For Adults $5,404

  • Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.

Financial Assistance

  • CTE funding sources

    For high school students attending from within the district, there is no cost to this program. For students from outside of the district and adults who are not enrolled in high school, local scholarships and other funding sources may be available. Follow the link and contact the CTE center for more information.

    State or Local Grant
    Institutional Grant
    Private Grant

Related Occupations

  • Architectural and Engineering Managers
  • Engineers, All Other
  • Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

Related Industries

  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
  • Public Administration
  • Other Services (except Public Administration)
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