Combining innovations in industrial productivity and advanced manufacturing technologies, including robotics, automation, computer-aided design (CAD), computer numerical control (CNC), microprocessor controls, computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), flexible manufacturing systems, and electronics manufacturing.
Students in this program are exposed to industrial robotics & automation, complemented by coursework in quality, design for manufacturing and assembly, lean production, economics, and production systems as well as technical skills & capabilities from courses in electricity, microprocessors, computer programming, mechanics, materials, fluids, manufacturing process, & economic analysis. Students work with electronics manufacturing production lines and lead and participate in multidisciplinary engineering teams.
Program facilities equipment
Students work with state-of-the-art labs that allow practice-based, hands-on experience. Students use 9 industrial robots, 3 CNC machines, 2 vision systems, 2 model FMS systems, Industry 4.0 programmable logic controllers (PLC), and a fully automated surface mount electronics manufacturing & assembly lab. Students use machining, CNC machining, welding, rapid prototyping, and composite fabrication methods.
Programming Languages: SOLIDWORKS, MATLAB, LabView, ANSYS, Rockwell RSLogix 5000
Select program hiring partners
Arconic Engines, ATD Precision, BAE Systems, Biostage, Century Mold Co., Collins Aerospace, G.W. Lisk, General Dynamics Mission Systems, Hexcel Corp, ITT Corp, Once Again Nut Butter, Ortho Clinical Diagnotics, Parker Hannifin Corporation, Thermo Fisher Scientific
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The robotics and manufacturing engineering technology major is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.
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