Mechatronics Certificate

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 12/17/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 12/18/2021

Program Description

This 24 credit hour certificate program is designed to prepare students for careers in the field of industrial electronics and facilities maintenance, and other related technology maintenance areas. The curriculum is tailored to provide advanced-level career training in the least amount of time. Emphasis is placed on equipment operation, application, installation and servicing. Courses specific to instruction include: basic electricity and electronics, commercial wiring and codes, and industrial control systems as they pertain to robotics or automated systems. Topics within these courses involve practical electrical concepts and measurements, basic industrial maintenance, fluid power, AC and DC motors, variable frequency drives, optics and sensors, and programmable logic controllers. Students completing this program may find employment as electrical technicians, electricians, and facilities or plant maintenance technicians and supervisors.

Established in 2012

CIP: 47-0303 Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology.

Training Program Type

Vocational

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board

Education Information

48 Weeks ( 320.00 Hours / 24.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$3,312.00
Books$788.00
Fees$970.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$225.00
Total Cost$5,295.00

Financial Aid

Application Procedure

WIOA or Trade program clients may do initial "program exploration" paperwork with Diane Carter-Zubko by calling 847-758-2372 or emailing dcarterz@harpercollege.edu for an appointment. When client's agency approves Harper as training provider, agency sends referral form and Release of Information waiver to Diane Carter-Zubko, who will provide application fee waiver code and refer client for academic advising to create training/cost plan. Continued academic advising is required each semester until program completion. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $8,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • Language - Instruction is in English
  • Other - Advising required each semester of program

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Labs
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes

Performance Data

Program: Mechatronics Certificate

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 12/17/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 12/18/2021

Program Description

This 24 credit hour certificate program is designed to prepare students for careers in the field of industrial electronics and facilities maintenance, and other related technology maintenance areas. The curriculum is tailored to provide advanced-level career training in the least amount of time. Emphasis is placed on equipment operation, application, installation and servicing. Courses specific to instruction include: basic electricity and electronics, commercial wiring and codes, and industrial control systems as they pertain to robotics or automated systems. Topics within these courses involve practical electrical concepts and measurements, basic industrial maintenance, fluid power, AC and DC motors, variable frequency drives, optics and sensors, and programmable logic controllers. Students completing this program may find employment as electrical technicians, electricians, and facilities or plant maintenance technicians and supervisors.

Established in 2012

CIP: 47-0303 Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology.

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board

Education Information

48 Weeks ( 320.00 Hours / 24.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$3,312.00
Books$788.00
Fees$970.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$225.00
Total Cost$5,295.00

Financial Aid

Application Procedure

WIOA or Trade program clients may do initial "program exploration" paperwork with Diane Carter-Zubko by calling 847-758-2372 or emailing dcarterz@harpercollege.edu for an appointment. When client's agency approves Harper as training provider, agency sends referral form and Release of Information waiver to Diane Carter-Zubko, who will provide application fee waiver code and refer client for academic advising to create training/cost plan. Continued academic advising is required each semester until program completion. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $8,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • Language - Instruction is in English
  • Other - Advising required each semester of program

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Labs
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes