Online Certificate

Mechatronics and Industrial Automation Technician

Gain the skills you need to thrive on the cutting edge of mechanical, electrical and software engineering. In this course, you'll learn how to play a pivotal role in streamlining manufacturing processes and ensuring exceptional quality.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Advanced Manufacturing Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

About the Mechatronics and Industrial Automation Technician Certificate

Course length

8 weeks

Weekly time commitment

20 hours



*You can pay as little as $251 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

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.

Regional Data (Ohio)

The GDP of Ohio’s manufacturing industry reached $130 billion in 2022, a figure higher than the total GDP for many countries outside of the U.S. Now’s a great time to join a thriving industry!

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


Mechatronics Technician


Industrial Automation Specialist


Automation Engineer


Robotics Technician


Control Systems Technician

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

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