Mechatronics is a field that combines mechanics, electronics and computer technologies to create “smart” products that improve lives in countless ways. Mechatronics technicians help design, install, maintain and repair industrial equipment and a wide array of appliances used in business.
With funding from a U.S. Department of Labor Trade Adjustment Act (TAA) grant, the College of Lake County has developed a state-of-the-art, 30-credit-hour certificate program to prepare students to become in-demand mechatronics technicians. In our program, you will:
Typical job titles in this field include mechatronics technician, robotics technician, electrical and electronics repairer, mechanical engineering technician and electronics engineering technician. In 2012, the average annual salary for mechatronics technicians in the Chicago area was $58,000, according to www.salaryexpert.com.
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Why Choose CLC?
Graduates of our program will stand out from the competition by being eligible to earn four prestigious, industry-recognized certifications:
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