Certification in Robotics Programming

The Departments of Computer Science and Mechatronics offer the certificate to students who are interested in the area of programming robots. The certificate is designed to provide additional training to supplement degree programs in other related areas. The curriculum combines aspects of engineering and computer science emphasizing design of physical robotic systems and the software necessary for intelligent control. The certificate introduces students to mechanical, electrical, software, and operational aspects of robotic systems. Students gain practical engineering and software development experience in laboratories and automation-type projects.

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Required Courses (15 Credit Hours)

  • MTRE 3710: Mechatronics Engineering Fundamentals
  • MTRE 4001: Modeling and Feedback Control of Dynamic Systems
  • MTRE 4002L: Feedback Control Laboratory
  • MTRE 4200: Robotics Analysis and Synthesis
  • CS 3305: Data Structures

Elective Courses (6 Credit Hours)

Select two courses from the following:

  • CS 3642: Artificial Intelligence
  • CS 4732: Machine Vision
  • CS 4267: Machine Learning

Program Total = 21 Credit Hours