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Industrial Technology Level 1


Prepare for a mechatronics career designing and maintaining the complex mechanical and electrical control systems that keep automated manufacturing lines up and running. Students will train on over $ million dollars worth of mechatronics equipment, including robotics and programmable logic controllers, that simulates a real-world factory floor.  

Program/Major/Concentration Codes: CRTMCH/MCH

Title IV Financial Aid eligible:  Yes

What can I do with this degree?

Career Options:  Entry-level employment as an Automation Engineer Technician, Electronics Assembly Technician, or Maintenance and Instrumentation Technician in the manufacturing, defense, energy/utility, mining, or healthcare industries.

Academic Options:  While this program was not designed to transfer to a 4-year university, it may apply toward Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) or other programs. See Pima’s Transfer Partnerships page to determine which universities offer BAS programs, and research how the universities may accept this program in transfer.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program Requirement 2019-20

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation

Course # Course Title Credits
AIT 100 Industrial Safety 1
AIT 105 Maintenance Operations 3
AIT 110 Mechanical Systems 3
AIT 115 Hydraulic Systems 3
AIT 120 Pneumatic Systems 3
AIT 125 Electrical Systems I 3
Total 16