Advanced Manufacturing- Mechatronics

The Associate in Applied Science degree in Advanced Manufacturing with a major in Mechatronics is a curriculum designed to teach courses in, Industrial Wiring, Precision Measurements, Pneumatic and Hydraulics Systems, Preventive Maintenance, Industrial Automation Systems, Frequency and Mechanical Drives, and Industrial Robotics. The course delivers a workforce readiness platform for those who are seeking employment in Industrial Maintenance and Advanced Manufacturing, but also for Maintenance Technicians currently employed in the field. 

Your Future

Graduates of the Advanced Manufacturing Mechatronics Program may become employed as an Industrial Maintenance Technician, Machine Repair Technician, Industrial Electrician, Industrial Robotic Technician, and Troubleshooter for Programmable Logic Controllers.

Industrial Maintenance Technicians

The median annual earnings are $ 24.25 per hour or $ 50,440 per year.

Connecting Students with Industry

The Drake State CSI (Connecting Students with Industry) Advanced Industrial Maintenance (AIM) Program partners students with North Alabama industry while they pursue a two-year technical associate degree in Mechatronics. The program combines cutting-edge curriculum with advanced manufacturing technology, paid working-based learning experience, and highly sought-after business soft skill principles.

Apply for the CSI Program and work for one of our industry partners while earning your degree at Drake.


Program Options

Degree Completion Pathway

Click here to contact the Mechatronics Department or call 256.551.3157