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Automation Systems Technology

Automation Systems Technology
Automation Systems Technology
Associate Degree
63 Credits
Advanced Manufacturing Training Center (Milton)

Flexible Learning Options

Explore MyEdChoice classes. You can attend in-person or online because this option allows you to choose how you attend each class and does not lock you into one format. Learn more about all of our flexible class options here.

Several classes in this program are offered in one or more of the following formats:

What You’ll Learn

Blackhawk Technical College is excited to launch the Automation Systems Technology program in Fall 2020.

As a graduate of the Automation Systems Technology program, you’ll be prepared to design, program, and troubleshoot integrated machine systems used in the growing field of advanced manufacturing and industrial controls. Students in this program work with integrated systems that include industrial automation, robotics, mechanical systems, computer-integration, and industrial communications. Potential career opportunities include automation technician, controls technician, controls designer, and engineering technician.

Estimated Program Costs & Potential Earnings

Average Wage


*based on EMSI Occupational Employment Statistics

Potential Careers

Automation Technician
Controls Technician
Controls Designer
Engineering Technician

Career Pathway

Previous education and work experience could qualify for Credit for Prior Learning saving you time and money. Find out more about what may apply to this program.
Automation Engineering Technology
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