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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automation and Controls Technology

Location(s): Jackson County Campus

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(Jackson County Campus)

Automation and Control Technology is a program that prepares individuals to apply technical skills needed for support of the advanced manufacturing industry. This program focuses on electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and pneumatic control systems, robotics, instrumentation, and automated processes.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with an MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete an MGCCC Board-approved Technical Skills Attainment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

Automation and Controls Certificate

Semester Two

Total Credits: 30/31

Automation and Controls Diploma

Total Credits: 15

Total Clock Hours: 1,215

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Semester Four

Total Credits: 15/17


Please refer to “The Credit by Non-Traditional Means ” section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*Any instructor/department chair approved field related elective.

** MAT 1033 - Technical Mathematics , MAT 1313 - College Algebra  or Higher or Any Lab Science.

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