Engineering Tech students focus their education and training on the necessary technical skills and the correlated mathematics, science, and technology needed to enter the changing field of engineering technology & automation. This program utilizes state-of-the-art equipment to diagnose, test, repair, fabricate, and replace parts and components. Course topics may include fundamental concepts of robotics, automated manufacturing, engineering design, and design analysis. Advanced topics include electrical/mechanical components, electrical drives, pneumatic/hydraulic control circuits and programmable logic controllers (PLCs). This program leads to the opportunity for students to acquire an industry-recognized Level 1 Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification (SMSCP).