Mechatronics and Industrial Automation Technician: Online Certificate Program

A technician inspecting a 3D printer

This program is a great fit for:

Individuals interested in a career in advanced manufacturing

Recent high school graduates

Current advanced manufacturing workers looking to upskill or grow their career

Build your advance manufacturing career by earning your Mechatronics and Industrial Automation Technician Certificate. Gain the skills you need to thrive on the cutting edge of mechanical, electrical and software engineering. You’ll learn how to play a pivotal role in streamlining manufacturing processes and ensuring exceptional quality. Earn your certificate online and launch your career in as little as 6 to 12 months!

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Course length

8 weeks

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Weekly time commitment

20 hours

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With your Mechatronics and Industrial Automation Technician Certificate, you’ll be able to access top jobs in the manufacturing industry. During the program, you’ll build skills at the convergence of mechanical, electronic, control and software engineering. By the end of the course, you’ll be ready to install, troubleshoot, repair and upgrade electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems, including robotic assembly machines. Jumpstart your manufacturing career and start learning today.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

Aerospace engineering technologists and technicians in Michigan earn an average salary of $63,220 per year.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Is this Mechatronics and Industrial Automation Technician Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Do you have a keen interest in manufacturing and an innate drive to solve interesting problems?  
  • Are you searching for a career path that lets you join the workforce in a relatively short amount of time?  
  • Are you eager to acquire hands-on skills and apply them in a manufacturing environment?  
  • Can you thrive in a dynamic setting, where adaptability and quick thinking are key?  
  • Does the idea of working collaboratively with a team excite you?  
  • Are you meticulous, with a knack for working with your hands and with heavy machinery? 

Career Paths

Mechatronics Technician
Industrial Automation Specialist
Automation Engineer
Robotics Technician
Control Systems Technician