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Campus: Boulder County Campus

Industrial Automation and Robotics Certificate

My Academic Plan

Courses are displayed to show the fastest path to your certificate and should be completed in the order listed. If you are unable to complete all courses listed in a semester, complete as many courses in this sequence as your schedule allows. If you have questions or concerns about your MAP, please see your Pathways Advisor.

Program Description

This program is designed for students wanting to complete a two year Certificate in Industrial Automation & Robotics and enter the workforce. This is the last in a series of three stackable certificates. This certificate is created for students who want to learn the basics of automated systems as applied in the manufacturing industries. Students study Programmable Logic Controllers, process control and automation, industrial robotics, as well as principles of lean manufacturing. This program prepares students for entry-level careers as industrial automation and robotics technicians.

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First Semester

Course NumberTitleCredits
MTE 135Lean Six Sigma


ELT 258Programmable Logic Controllers


HVA 235Specialty Refrigeration Units


EIC 230Instrument & Process Control II


Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

Course NumberTitleCredits
ELT 268Robotics Technologies


ELT 267Introduction to Robotics


Total Credit Hours:4

Total Credit Hours: 19

Important Program Notes:

The Industrial Automation and Robotics Certificate cannot be started until the student has mastered competencies found in the Industrial Maintenance Technology Certificate.

The Industrial Automation and Robotics Certificate cohort begins in the fall semester.