Fluid Power and Automation Technology, Associate in Science
Upon successful completion of the Fluid Power and Automation Technology A.S. Degree, the student demonstrates the skills, knowledge and training for employment in the following fluid power industry positions: fluid power mechanic, fluid power technician, salesperson in fluid power industry; ability to apply his/her knowledge of physics and mathematics in solving applied fluid power problems; plan and install complex fluid power systems; maintain, troubleshoot, and repair control systems using proper tools and procedures; and select, compile, and use technical information from reference materials; and preparation to take the Fluid Power Society certification exams for fluid power mechanics, technicians, and specialists; preparation to transfer to a four-year Bachelors Degree program. This program is accredited by the Fluid Power Education Foundation (FPEF) as one of their nationally recognized Key Schools supporting the fluid power industry.
Minimum Units Required: 61
*Recommended General Education Electives
**Recommended General Education Mathematics Elective or another mathematics course from MATH 038B or 039.
Minimum Units 61