The certificate will be awarded with the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree or at the graduate level. The student must notify the undergraduate or graduate advisor upon completion of the requirements in order to be awarded the certificate.
Complete the yearlong Mechatronics sequence with a grade of B- or better in each course.
The Mechanical Engineering Department’s Mechatronics Committee must approve a mechatronics project, which must be completed as part of the requirements for the Mechatronics Certificate. Each student’s project must include the following:
Use of micro-controller-based or embedded controllers
Mechanical and electrical component design such as actuators, sensors, signal conditioning, and mechanisms
Use of sensors and actuators for feedback-based control