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Overview

The Mechatronics certificate is designed to provide you with knowledge and skills that are essential building blocks in the field of Mechatronics. All courses within this certificate are also part of a AAAS degrees in Mechatronics.

Completion Award
Certificate of Proficiency
Length of Study
45 Credits
Starting Quarter
Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Location
On Campus
Tuition & Fees

Estimated Tuition & Fees

(does not include additional program or course fees, books, or supply costs)

Per Quarter 
2020-2021
WA-Resident Non-WA resident, US citizen
Online Only
Non-WA resident,
US citizen, &
Eligible non-citizen

On Campus
Non-WA resident
Non-US citizen¹
1 credit $152.13 $166.72 $243.46  $330.00
5 credits $631.60 $706.40 $1,090.10 $1,522.80
12 credits (full-time) $1,359.08 $1,510.28 $2,283.78 $3,156.04
15 credits  $1,524.20 $1,677.80 $2,460.45 $3,343.00


¹ Includes all International Students, both on campus and overseas online

Additional Program Fees
Approximately $300 per quarter

Ways to pay for school

Federal aid, scholarships, grants, and more are available to help you pay for school.

What You'll Learn

  1. Identify and apply technical concepts and terms used in industrial energy and control.
  2. Troubleshoot robotic systems, using knowledge of microprocessors, programmable controllers, electronics, circuit analysis, mechanics, sensor or feedback systems, hydraulics, or pneumatics.
  3. Repair, maintain and install industrial production or processing machinery or equipment- both electrical and mechanical.
  4. Locate, evaluate, and apply relevant information from various sources to address workplace problems.

Careers & Opportunities

  • Industrial Machinery Mechanic
  • Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
  • Robotics Technician
  • Electro-Mechanical Technicians
  • Millwright

Potential employers include: Large and small manufacturing firms in the Puget Sound Region including aerospace, plastics, molding, and general manufacturing working as machining technicians and programmers.