60 Credits AAS 3470/2470, Academic Catalog 2022-2023
Mechatronics is a relatively new and rapidly growing field that integrates electronics, mechanics, pneumatics, hydraulics, and computer control systems to create new and improved automated manufacturing production systems. This program is designed for people who are interested in plant maintenance, set up, installation, and assembly. These jobs are found in medical, electronics, agriculture, biotechnology, and automotive industries.
Campuses: Faribault and North Mankato
Program Start Dates: Fall and Spring Semesters
Estimate for 60 credit program
Tuition is paid on a semester by semester basis and will vary depending on the courses and total credits you take.
Tuition and Fees: $12,300
Tools and Equipment: $1,300
Total Estimated Cost: $13,600 *
Compare the costs and you'll see that tuition at South Central College is much more affordable than other institutions.
*Based on 2022-23 tuition rates. Does not include extra expenses for online delivery, course fees, or course differental. Books, transportation, and living expenses also not included.
The course requirements listed below are specific to the current school year (noted above). If you need to view the program from previous years view our Catalog Archive.
Required Technical Courses (16 Courses)
Select the following courses:
Required Arts and Sciences (4 Courses)
To earn an AAS degree, students must complete 15 MNTC credits in 3 of the 10 MNTC goal areas. The following courses are required:
PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice. Your catalog of record may have different requirements.