Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics Engineering 

Mechatronics is a multidisciplinary field that combines electrical, computer, and mechanical engineering. The mechatronics field is at the intersection of mechanics, electronics, and computing, and technicians are equally qualified to collaborate in the fields of mechanics as well as electrical Mechatronics is an essential foundation for the expected growth in automation and manufacturing. 

Mechatronics engineering revolves around the design, construction and operation of intelligent products and systems, stemming from the integration of hardware and software applications.

As mechatronics engineer, you’ll develop approaches to industrial problems employing mechanical and electronic solutions and computer applications. You will also learn to develop products through the integration of diverse technologies for streamlining processes and applications Mechatronics engineers create and evaluate factory production lines blending manufacturing and technologies to enhance efficiency. 

This program offers course work in:

  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Electronics
  • Robotics Analysis and Synthesis
  • Instruments and Controls
  • Mechatronics System Design
  • Programming for Mechatronics 



KSU mechatronics engineering students in the classroom

Program Snapshot

Program Format: Face-to-Face

Number of Credit Hours: 130 Total Hours

Entry Term: Fall, Spring, Summer

Time to Complete: Four-year Program

Primary Campus: Marietta

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Degree Pathway

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Mechatronics Engineering Degree Pathway
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Mechatronics Engineering Degree Benefits at Kennesaw State

  • Academic Excellence – The Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering is committed to maintaining high academic standards. As a Mechatronics Engineering student, you must meet the program’s Engineering Standing Requirements, which include having a minimum 2.7 GPA in select math, science, and engineering courses before enrolling in upper-division courses.

  • Hands-On Experience – You will have many opportunities for hands-on training, including coursework projects that enable you to build and utilize skills learned.

  • Innovative Research – The Mechatronics Engineering program is online or on-campus in Marietta and is located within KSU’s Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SPCEET), which places high regard on research to advance the understanding of all aspects of engineering. The College has state-of-the-art labs and facilities, and dedicated Research Centers like the Center for Advanced Materials Research and Education, to conduct a wide range of innovative research projects year-round.

What can you do with Mechatronics Engineering degree?

  • Mechanical and Related Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technician
  • Agriculture Equipment Technician
  • Network Technician
  • Solar Technician
  • Electromechanical Technician
  • Mechatronics Technician
  • Controls Engineer
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Automation Engineer

Mechatronics Engineering Salary and Career Information


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Double Owl Pathways allows undergraduate students to obtain their undergraduate and graduate degrees at significantly lower costs and in less time than pursuing each degree separately. KSU offers a variety of Pathways to choose from various disciplines, allowing students to graduate sooner and get a head start on their future careers.

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Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering

Kennesaw State University 
Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering
840 Polytechnic Lane
Marietta Campus
Engineering Technology Center, Building Q
Room #Q-321
Marietta, GA 30060

Phone: 470-578-7318

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