ARET Requirements

Automation & Intelligent Robotics Engineering Technology - 4-year Degree (B.S.) Requirements

The Automation & Intelligent Robotics Engineering Technology (ARET) degree is a four-year program where upon successful completion you will be awarded a bachelor's degree. Your coursework over the four years in the program will be divided into three categories: 1) General Education; 2) Technical Core Requirements; and 3) Required Related Courses.

The following information is provided as a reference. Students should consult with their advisor to be sure they are making the correct curricular decisions.

General Education: 48 credits (minimum)

All students seeking a bachelor's degree from Millersville University must successfully complete the general education requirements. The general education requirements are designed to help make you into a well-rounded professional. Please take some time to ready about the general education requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog. An explanation of the program is located on page 37 of the Catalog at http://www.millersville.edu/~ucatalog/index.pdf.

Automation & Intelligent Robotics Engineering Technology Core Requirements: 60 credits

The courses required for the ARET degree are listed below. Please click here to read the course descriptions.


Bachelor's Degree
Automation & Intelligent Robotics Engineering Technology
Required Courses: 60 credits

ITEC 130: Production Materials and Processes
ITEC 241: Drafting Communications
ITEC 261: Electronic Systems
ITEC 262: Semiconductor Electronics
ITEC 325: Power Conversion & Control
ITEC 326: Fluid Power
ITEC 342: Computer-Aided Engineering Drawing
ITEC 425: Industrial Robotic Systems
ITEC 427: Programmable Logic Controllers
ITEC 364: Digital Electronics
ITEC 466: Wireless Communication Systems
ITEC 467: Mobile Robotic Systems
CSCI 140: Discrete Structures
CSCI 161: Intro to Programming I
CSCI 162: Intro to Programming II
CSCI 362: Data Structures
CSCI 450: Artificial Intelligence
CSCI 456: Robotics & Computer Vision

Required Related Courses: 18 credits

All Automation & Intelligent Robotics Engineering Technology majors are required to take the following Required Related Courses. These courses will also count towards fulfillment of the Science and Math requirements in the General Education program.

Automation & Intelligent Robotics Engineering Technology
Required Related Courses: 18 credits

MATH 161: Calculus I
MATH 211: Calculus II
PHYS 231: Physics I with Calculus
PHYS 232: Physics II with Calculus