Mechatronics Certificate


do you like to solve problems?

If you're interested in becoming a mechatronics technician, or if you are currently working in a manufacturing or construction-related career, our Mechatronics Certificate program is for you. Mechatronics incorporates elements of mechanical engineering, systems engineering, electrical engineering, telecommunications engineering, control engineering and computer engineering to generate a simpler, more economical and reliable system.

The purpose of this certificate program is to prepare you for initial employment with an occupational title as Mechatronics Technician or System Integration Specialist in various specialized areas, or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations.

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Contact the Advisor

Melanie Boyd
Instructional Coordinator, Engineering Technology
850-769-1551 extension 4051


Who is eligible for the mechatronics, C.C.C. program?

If you are a high school graduate, you can apply to this program.

If you have earned credits from a regionally accredited college or university, you may have a head start at Gulf Coast State College.  


  • You'll get a great education with one of the lowest tuition rates in the state.
  • With small class sizes and professors who care, you'll get the personal attention you deserve.
  • More than 90% of our graduates would recommend Gulf Coast State College to others.

How do I apply to the mechatronics c.c.c. program?

To apply, you’ll need to complete the Apply now  Visit the Gulf Coast admissions page to learn more about the application process.

Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.

How do I register for my classes?

Check out the class registration dates and plan your schedule today.

How do I apply for financial aid and scholarships?

There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.

2020-2021 Catalog Requirements

Courses CH
#EET1084C, Introduction to Electronics 3
#ETD1320C, Introduction to CAD 3
#ETI1420, Manufacturing Processes 3
+#ETS2542C, Programmable Logic Controllers 3
#ETI1701, Industrial Safety 3
#ETI2001C, Applied Mechanics 3
+#ETS2606C, Robotics 3
+#ETS2680C, Mechatronics I 3
+#ETS2681C, Mechatronics II 3
+#ETS2700C, Electro-Hydraulics & Pneumatics 3



• General Education Core.

+ Prerequisites  and/or corequisites required.  See course descriptions.

# Applies only to A.S. degree and certificate programs.

= PSAV course.

* Minimum grade of "C" required.

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Advanced Technology Center Labs

You'll acquire the skills you need to be successful in Gulf Coast State College's  Advanced Technology Center on our Panama City campus. Our high-tech labs and state-of-the-art equipment allow you to design in a dynamic, creative environment.


Department Chair

Melanie Boyd
Chair, Business and Technology