The Automation and Robotic Systems Technology program encompasses the realm of technologies in automation and calibration. Choose between these two major emphasis areas and select a career that fits you. Classes include electronics, computer controls, fluid power, and calibration.
Course Outline
Required Courses
(19 Courses)
Course Title Credits
CMAE 1514 Safety Awareness
CMAE 1522 Quality Practices
CST 1620 C# Programming
CST 1794 Introduction to Programming
DRFT 1503 Interpreting Engineering Drawings
ELEC 1814 Electronics 1
ELEC 1815 Electronics 2
ELEC 2424 Troubleshooting Techniques
ENGT 1103 Mechanical Systems
ENGT 1203 Control Systems I
ENGT 1205 Electro Mechanical Devices I
ENGT 1211 Industrial Electricity
ENGT 1221 Process Controls I
ENGT 1230 Fundamentals of Machine Vision
ENGT 1240 Fundamentals of Robotics
ENGT 1301 Fluid Power
ENGT 1701 Industrial Networking
ENGT 2105 Motion Control
ENGT 2203 Control Systems II
Total Credits: 50  
Note there is a data error. The credits listed in this section total 52 while the section is listed as having 50 credits.
Elective Courses
(select 2 credits from the courses below)
Course Title Credits
CMAE 1518 Manufacturing Processes and Production
CMAE 1526 Maintenance Awareness
CST 1510 System Diagnostics
DRFT 1502 CAD I 2-3*
DRFT 2504 Electronic and Electrical Drawings
ENGT 1110 Fundamentals of Low Pressure Boilers
ENGT 1505 Predictive Maintenance
ENGT 2900 Internship 1-5*
ENGT 2950 Special Projects/Topics 1-6*
GSCM 1122 Applied Oral and Written Communications 2-2*
GSMS 1222 Applied Elementary Algebra
MACT 1190 Principles of Machining Operations
WELD 1190 Fundamentals of Welding
Total Credits: 2  
Goal Area 1: Communications
Choose 1 course.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
Goal Area 4: Mathematics/Logical Reasoning
(select 3 credits from the courses below)
Choose one of the following options?
Course Title Credits
MATH 1000 Quantitative Reasoning
MATH 1090 Elements of Algebra and Trigonometry
MATH 1120 College Algebra
Total Credits: 3  
General Education Elective Courses
General Education courses must be selected from at least three (3) of the ten (10) goal areas of the Minnesota Transfer curriculum to bring the total general education credits to 15. Elective courses can be taken from any goal area.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 9  
Total AAS Degree Credits: 67  

*Credits for this course are variable. See your Advisor about this course.