ACADEMIC PLAN: 221-736-02
CIP CODE: 15.0613
AWARD: Career Studies Certificate
LENGTH: Less than 1 Year
The purpose of the career studies certificate is to prepare students for full-time employment in the automation manufacturing industry upon completion of the program. This curriculum with an emphasis in hands-on training will prepare students as entry-level skilled technicians incorporating both soft and 21st century technical skills. This program is G3 Eligible.
Individuals are eligible for admission to CVCC if they are high school graduates or the equivalent, or if they are eighteen years of age or older and able to benefit academically from study at the community college, as demonstrated by assessment in reading, writing, and mathematics. Students with deficiencies in English or Mathematics will be required to take appropriate developmental courses. Students should schedule an appointment with a Counselor to discuss these admission requirements.
All students expected to complete the requirements for a degree, diploma, certificate, or career studies certificate must complete an Application for Graduation.
The Program Pathway for Mechatronics Plus CSC is a resource for students that lists the following items:
- The recommended order in which to take the program courses
- Suggested course when more than one option exists
- If the course has a prerequisite
- Courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)