Robotics Program Features
The Robotics program is a cooperative effort between WATC, the National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) at Wichita State University, and the Midwest Robotics Initiative Council. This program prepares students for entry into the highly technical field of industrial robotics. The associate degree program is a sequence of courses designed to produce a technician who has mastered the skills necessary to design, assemble, install, program, troubleshoot and maintain robotic and automated equipment and has the depth and breadth of knowledge which comes from general education courses. Learning will take place in a fully equipped robotics laboratory with advanced students having opportunities to apply cutting edge robotics research to laboratory projects. Topics include robotic electronic and mechanical systems, computer systems and robotics applications in areas such as composites, welding, advanced coatings and material handling.
Degree and Certificate Options
|Associate of Applied Science, Robotics||63 Credit Hours|
|Technical Certificate, Robotics||51 Credit Hours|
|Technical Certificate, Advanced Robotics Technology||36 Credit Hours|
|Technical Certificate, Basic Robotics Technology||16 Credit Hours|
Program Integrity – Gainful Employment
In accordance with 34 CFR 668.6(b), that requires institutions to disclose certain information about the programs to prospective students, please see: Gainful Employment.