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An Associate of Applied Science in Mechatronics is designed by experts to equip students with the technical skills and practical experience needed to operate automated industrial equipment.
Build a solid foundation for a promising career with our Associate of Applied Science in Mechatronics. Blue Ridge CTC offers a blend of real-world knowledge and additional workforce skills employers look for in qualified applicants.
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Projected for various in-demand skills/roles in mechatronics by 2030!
Hourly estimated for Electro-mechanical and Mechatronics Technologists and Technicians.
Average Annual Salary
For Electro-mechanical and Mechatronics Technologists and technicians.
The two-year associate degree in Mechatronics helps students understand the state-of-the-art industrial equipment used in modern processing and distribution industries. The degree lets students:
Want to learn how to program, control and maintain modern automated machines? The Mechatronic program can help students gain the in-demand technical skills to work as a Mechatronics Technologist.
This program teaches all the core concepts and fundamentals of mechatronics and mechanical systems. Beyond academics, students get real-world training and industry-focused guidance from experienced faculty members for an enriched learning experience.
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With Blue Ridge CTC’s associate degree in Mechatronics, students learn technical skills through hands-on training and apply them while operating the latest automated equipment used in manufacturing and processing units.
The Mechatronic program helps students learn mechatronics concepts such as technical physics, technical mathematics, 3D modeling, lab, mechatronics introduction, electricity, electronics, fluid power, and much more. The curriculum helps students:
Blue Ridge CTC offers an industry-focused approach to learning, leading to a path-breaking career and continuing education opportunities.
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Blue Ridge CTC acts as a catalyst to career goals, gives students exposure to real-time career prospects, and provides a learning environment supporting personal and professional growth.
Effective faculty is the backbone of any school. Our faculty are committed teachers and scholars who:
Deliver real-world learning to shape a students’ job market competency.
Impart teaching that promotes creativity and sets the base for further 4-year programs.
Extend a smart learning model that raises job prospects.
Integrate best-in-class learning formats and resources to drive focused learning.
We provide comprehensive Student Support Services to promote student success.
Student Services provides a variety of support, including tutoring, accessibility accommodations, and more!
We provide high-tech classes, supporting labs, and study areas to promote a balanced education.
We recognize talent and celebrate performance with awards and acknowledgments.
We have supportive staff to help with personal, professional, and academic challenges.
We support students from admission through the career search! Career Services assists students:
Find the right kind of job with a career inventory assessment.
Get assistance on resume writing and referral to participating employer partners.
With interview preparation to boost their morale and get prepared with the right narration to win job negotiations.
Get a holistic learning environment, where they are nurtured to become the next set of professionals entering the workforce.
As a community of students, faculty, staff, and external stakeholders, we strive for diversity, equity, and inclusion on our campuses, both inside and outside of the classroom.
Campus diversity encourages open dialogue on campus.
Equity removes barriers and ensures equal opportunities are afforded to all.
Our campus offers an inclusive, welcoming environment where all are valued, celebrated, and included.
The campus community promotes diversity and inclusion through a variety of speakers and events.
We are committed to providing students with real-time training and internship opportunities to enter the workforce directly after graduating.
We provide industry expert instruction to strengthen job-specific skills needed for real-world challenges.
We assist students with internship opportunities to find their way to a successful career.
We provide industry-certified expert supervision and guidance to raise students’ job prospects in the Government and Private sectors.
Our campus is well equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories, machinery, hardware, and software required to provide the technical skills needed for real jobs.
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To choose an associate degree in Mechatronics, you must consider the time to complete, cost of tuition, and quality of the instruction provided.
If you need additional insight into career options, consider getting an additional career inventory assessment before exploring career options that align with your personal and professional interests.
This degree is a good option for students who want to build a strong foundation for entering the workforce.
After pursuing a Blue Ridge CTC associate degree in Mechatronic, students may seek direct workforce entry positions and can become qualified for many lucrative career opportunities available in the local economy. The program incorporates real-world skills and content-specific knowledge needed to successfully land the career of dreams.
Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.