Automation & Controls Engineering Technology

Become a Controls Engineer, Automation Engineer, or Mechatronics Engineer with a bachelor’s completion degree in Automation & Controls Engineering Technology.


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Dunwoody College is Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

+2 Years

Graduates earn a Bachelor of Science Degree

Evening Classes Only and On Campus Only


Automation Engineering Lab

Learn how to program and commission automated control systems in a variety of settings.
  • 12 Cognex Machine Vision systems
  • 12 Motion-Control Trainers
  • 12 RoboTeq Auto-Guided Vehicles
  • 12 SCADA/HMI trainers
Industrial Controls PLC Lab

Programmable Controls Lab

Learn to debug and program programmable logic controllers for use in a variety of control systems.
  • 11 Allen Bradley MicroLogix PLCs
  • 11 Allen Bradley CompactLogix PLCs
  • 11 Siemens S7-1200 PLCs
  • 11 ABB VFDs
  • 11 Maple Systems HMIs
Fanuc Robotics Lab

Industrial Robotics Lab

Learn to program industrial robots.
  • 8 FANUC LR Mate Industrial Robots
  • 8 Epson T3 SCARA Robots
  • 1 FANUC M1-iA Delta Robot
Advanced Electronics Lab

Controls Engineering Lab

Assemble and program the industrial controls used in discrete manufacturing and advanced process control applications.
  • 24 Individual Work Stations
  • AB CompactLogix PLCs
  • PanelView HMIs
  • Kinetix Motion Controllers
  • Cognex Machine Vision Systems
Basic Electricity Lab

Basic Electricity Lab

Complete projects that help you learn the fundamentals of electricity, including how to analyze, design, build, and test series, parallel and combination AC and DC...
  • 12 Oscilloscopes
  • 12 powersupplies and function generators
  • 12 Elenco circuit prototyping stations
  • 12 Relay Logic control panels