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Pre-Apprentice Mechatronics Workforce Certificate

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Men and women working as Field Service, Petroleum Field Service and Automated Manufacturing Technicians complete highly technical tasks that require advanced training and knowledge. Due to the advancements in electro-mechanical systems, interdisciplinary fields are rapidly developing to address the design, operation and maintenance of products and systems that require a working knowledge of both mechanical and electronic components.


For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu.

Program Plan

Courses Contact Hours
INMTC 1109130 Introduction to Manufacturing 24
INMTC 1100501 Introduction to Industrial Maintenance 96
ENERC 1103001 Basic Mechanical Skills (troubleshooting) 48
BUSGC 1101200 Work Skills for the Workplace 16
IEIRC 1102001 Electrical and Electronics Hardware 64
ELPTC 1100306 Programmable Logical Controllers 40
MAIRC 1102102 HVAC Basics 40
BMGTC 1102404 Quality Control for Manufacturing 16
Pre-Apprentice Mechatronics Workforce Certificate Total 344

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Career Options

No wage data available at this time1

Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:

  • Engineering Technician2
  • Manufacturing Technician2

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation."


  1. Wage data is based on annual salaries from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, 2013
  2. Position titles vary by employer and location.


Program Cost: $4,697

Financial Aid

Financial aid helps students and their families pay for college. There are several types of financial aid available to LSC students and financial aid packages may include more than one type of award.