Mechatronics Akademie

The Mechatronics Akademie is a unique partnership between Chattanooga State, Hamilton County Department of Education, and Volkswagen.  Blending high school, dual credit, and dual enrollment courses, this program is designed to give students a jump start on the path to future success in Mechatronics!

Student Selection Process

In order to be considered for selection, the first step is to complete an Interest Form with your high school counselor. Your interest form will be reviewed by the selection committee and decisions will be made by the end of April. Please complete the interest form by the priority deadline and attend an information session.

Priority Deadline March 31

Advantages

  • Maintain citizenship at home high school!
  • Great path for career bound students who enjoy active learning environments.
  • Learn skills that employers want and need!

First Year

 

 

 

 

 

Course Number

Course Name

 

FA

SP

SU

ET 112

Mathematics for Engineering Technology

DE

3

 

 

MN 116

Industrial Safety

DC

3

 

 

MECH 1320

Mechanical Components and Electrical Drives (MN111)

DE

3

 

 

DD 114

AutoCAD

DE

 

3

 

ET 115

Computers in Engineering Technology

DE

 

3

 

MECH 1310

Electrical Components (MN114)

DE

 

3

 

 

Total:

 

9

9

0

 

Second Year

 

 

 

 

 

Course Number

Course Name

 

FA

SP

SU

ENGL 1010

Composition I

DE

3

 

 

MATH 1710

Pre-Calculus

DE

3

 

 

MECH 1340

Digital Fundamentals and Programmable Logic Controllers

DE

3

 

 

PHYS 1030

Non-Calculus-Based Physics I

DE

 

4

 

ET 220

Communications in Engineering Technology

DE

 

3

 

MECH 1330

(Electro) Pneumatic and Hydraulic Control Circuits (MD226)

DE

 

3

 

ET 181

Practicum I

 

 

 

1

 

Total:

 

9

10

1