Multi-Skilled Manufacturing Maintenance (Mechatronic Manufacturing Maintenance) Associate in Applied Science (Associate in Applied Science, 2020-2021)

Program Info

Year Established
Program Code
Degree Type
Associate in Applied Science

Program Description


Covers how to develop skills in areas such as industrial electrical, mechanical, robot maintenance, welding, and hydraulics. Course work and laboratory experiences will be provided that support skills in the area of self-directed work teams.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the mathematical functions specific to their trade.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the occupational health and safety requirements relative to the workplace in general and specific to their trades.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of basic industrial computer applications in the general workplace and specific to their trades.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the application of graphic design relative to the general workplace and specific to their trades.
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of job skills specific to their trades.
  6. Demonstrate an understanding of the following essential knowledge and skills: troubleshooting, measurement, communication, use of hand tools, use of personal protection equipment, graphic interpretation, and problem solving.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements and Eligibility
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • ENG-131 eligible by the beginning of the second semester or successful completion of ENG-081 or ENG-082.
  • Successful completion of TAMA-110 or MATH-100 with a C grade or better.

General Education

Category 7
Complete 9 credits in any three categories.
Credit Hours

See General Education Requirements for details.

Program Requirements

Required Support Courses
Course name Credit Hours

Trade and Apprentice Education: Complete 15 additional trade and apprentice credits from:

  • Development (TADV), Electrical (TAEL), Energy Technology (TAEN), Foundation (TAFD), Fluid Power (TAFP), Graphic Design (TAGD), Industrial Materials (TAIM), Mathematics (TAMA), Material Joining (TAMJ), Manufacturing (TAMN), Maintenance Technology (TAMT), Process Instrumentation (TAPI), Plumbing/Pipefitting (TAPP), Process Tech. Practices (TAPT), Sheet Metal (TASM)
TAFD-117: Industrial Computer Applications 3.00
ENG-131: Introduction to College Writing 3.00
Credit Hours: 21

Complete additional 100-level, or higher, credits to complete this degree.

Elective Hours
Minimum Total Credit Hours
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2017 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.