May 20, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
College Catalog 2024-2025

Robotics, Certificate

Suggested sequence*:

Credit Hours Required: 16

*Course sequence may be modified to meet your needs

Robotics - Additional Program Information

Program Options
Credential Title Credit Hours Required Notes
Certificate  Robotics 16  


Contact Information
Contact Title Name Phone E-mail Location
Professor Michael Mielke 586.445.7209 South Campus

Program Description:

This certificate program is designed to equip students with the foundational skills and knowledge necessary to gain entry to the robotics field.  Through a blend of classroom lecture and hands-on experience, students will learn electrical theory; how to install, program, or repair robotic controllers and related equipment; how to troubleshoot robotic systems; and how to perform preventive or corrective maintenance on robotic systems or components. This certificate is designed to prepare students for career success in robotics.  The overall growth of the manufacturing industry and related fields will require a growing number of robotics technicians to install and maintain robotic systems and components.  This program is a good fit for people who enjoy working with their hands, with an emphasis on spatial conceptualization and mechanical reasoning.  Those who graduate with this certificate have a solid understanding of the machinery and equipment used in the robotics field. 

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