Electromechanical Technology Associate Degree | Northcentral Technical College

Electromechanical Technology

Associate Degree

Learners will develop a wide variety of technical skills in electronics, fluid power, mechanical systems, computers and computer-controlled machines. Programmable logic controllers, robotics, motors and drives, servo hydraulic systems and closed loop positioning will be studied. A comprehensive understanding of how these technical skill areas are linked together to create automated systems is developed through a hands-on project course that allows the learner to put together the various technologies into an automated control system. Potential occupations include: Electromechanical Technician, Industrial Automation Technician, Engineering Technician, Research and Development Technician, Robotics Technician, Industrial Maintenance Technician, Field Service Technician and related sales positions. The Electromechanical Technology Associate Degree program is broken down into one-credit classes to allow students to take short courses on specific topics to meet their needs.

program at a Glance

Electromechanical Technology 68-69 Credit Associate Degree

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Mostly Available
  • Medford General Studies Only
  • Phillips Mostly Available
  • Spencer General Studies Only
  • Wittenberg General Studies Only

Approximate Cost

$14,180 (Tuition: $11047, Books: $3133)

Average Starting Salary

$57,200 Annually, based on the 2016 NTC Graduate Employment Report.

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program Outcomes

  • Perform work safely
  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical systems and devices
  • Repair electrical and mechanical systems
  • Communicate technical information
  • Integrate electrical and mechanical systems and devices

Potential Careers

  • Electromechanical Technician
  • Industrial Automation Technician
  • Engineering Technician
  • Research and Development Technician
  • Robotics Technician
  • Industrial Maintenance Technician
  • Field Service Technician
  • Related Sales Positions

Course List

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Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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Documentation can be sent via email to admissions@ntc.edu, via mail, addressed to: Northcentral Technical College, ATTN: Admissions, 1000 W. Campus Drive, Wausau, WI 54401, or delivered in person to any NTC campus.

  • High school transcript indicating a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above. Contact the high school you attended if you do not have a copy of your transcript.

  • ACT composite score of 18 or above. Request an ACT College Report from ACT or contact the high school you graduated from if you do not have a copy on hand.

  • Accuplacer scores of 47 or above in math, 74 or above in reading, and 79 or above in sentence skills. If you did not take the Accuplacer at NTC, contact the college at which you took it to obtain a copy of your scores.

  • College transcript indicating a cumulative GPA of 2.5 over a minimum of 12 credits, earned at a single college.

If you do not meet any one of the above criteria, don’t worry, complete the application anyway and we will contact you to discuss your options.

What’s next? We’ll review your application and the documentation you’ve submitted and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.

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