Mechatronics Basics Career Outlook

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Northwood Tech Graduate Survey Responses 2017-2018

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Employed in a Related Field


Northwood Tech Graduate Survey Responses 2017-2018

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Average Yearly Salary*


*Mechatronics Basics is a new program at Northwood Tech. No graduate follow-up data was available, so wage data was derived from Northwood Tech's 2016–2017 Graduate Survey Results.



Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Entry Level Electro-Mechanical Assembler 

Assemble or modify Electro-mechanical equipment or devices, such as servomechanisms, gyros, dynamometers, magnetic drums, tape drives, brakes, control linkage, actuators and appliances.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Maintenance Technician 

  • Manufacturing Customer Service

Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Mechatronics Basics technical diploma at Northwood Tech, you can continue your education to obtain the Automated Packaging Systems Technician technical diploma, and transfer to another college to earn your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

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Marty, USCG (retired)


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