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Mechatronics Technology Minor

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Design it.  Make it.

The mechatronics technology minor is designed for students in applied technology and science fields the opportunity to learn more about the underlying theory and use of electronic devices and the configuration of electronic systems. The minor will provide technical knowledge for the growing number of persons interested in precision ag as electronic devices, sensors and systems underlie the technology. The mechatronics technology minor is designed for maker movement technology enthusiasts and entrepreneurs who develop sophisticated devices and gadgets for sale or open-source distribution.

Undecided or still deciding on a major and future career?

If you are uncertain about your major and have questions about career planning, you are not alone. Choosing a major or career can be a very difficult decision. The exploratory studies program may be a good fit if you are unsure of your major and career focus. Entering the university in the exploratory studies program will help you gain confidence and valuable insights on majors and minors available at SDSU and future career choices. 

In addition, FOCUS 2 Career, a self-guided assessment, education and career planning program, will help you reflect on your values, interests, personality traits and skills to provide valuable insight as you explore major and career choices. SDSU students may access FOCUS 2 Career by using their student email and password. After completing FOCUS 2 Career, you may find it helpful to discuss your results with a career coach in the Office of Career Development.