Controls Engineering Technology

Controls Engineering Technology

Certificate Description

Prepare for a rewarding career in the growing field of industrial automation!  The focus of our Controls Engineering Technology Program is to provide a hands-on learning experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s), industrial robots, motors, drives, and HMI’s.

These advanced skills apply to all fields of automation, including those needed for mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and refrigeration technicians.

Certificate Courses

Additional Requirements

Prerequisites: Automated Manufacturing, Electronic Engineering Technology, related associate’s degree or higher (from a nationally or regionally accredited institution), or related industry experience (as approved by the Department Head).

Employment Outlook
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The words career and job are very different. To be specific, a job is what you show up to for work; a career spans your lifetime and includes your education, training, professional memberships, and is something you love doing.

Step 1 - Let's Get Started - Admissions

Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, open-exit, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available. Please contact SSA's for questions about this program, or check start dates.

The first step is to fill out the application for Bridgerland Technical College

Logan Campus Application

Step 2 - Complete Prerequisite(s)

Pre-Enrollment: Automated Manufacturing, Electronic Engineering Technology, related associate's degree or higher (from a nationally or regionally accredited institution), or related industry experience.

Step 3 - Enrollment and Registration

Meet with a Student Services Representative to complete your enrollment. You will declare your starting date, enrolled hours, and set up your payment schedule. No appointment is necessary. If you have any questions, Student Services can be reached at 435-753-6780 or studentservices@btech.edu.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$2,110- this is an estimate.
Course fees may vary.

Pell Eligible: No

Estimated Monthly Payment:

$528

Estimated Books & Supplies

Cost varies by specialization and/or electives chosen.

Click here for books and supplies details (ISBN/edition).

Campus Locations

Logan Campus - West

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
600 Hours - 6-8 Months
Hours per Week
30 hrs/wk
Certificate Availability
High School Students:
Morning, afternoon, and evening courses available.

Adult Students:
Flexible hours:
Mon & Fri 7 am - 2:30 pm
Tues-Thurs 7 am - 9 pm

Outcome Data

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education

Completion: 88%
Job Placement: 98%
Withdrawal: 13%

Source: Automated Manufacturing COE Report Outcome statistics are compiled annually based upon Training Outcome surveys conducted with students post-graduation. Data is gathered through coordination with the student, faculty, Student Services Office personnel, and licensing agencies.

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A Little About Bridgerland Technical College

The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies.

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Hours of Operation

Logan Campus - Main

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (We will be open at 7:30 am on the first day of registration)

Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

Brigham City Branch Campus 

In-Person Hours Brigham City Branch Campus
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

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Contact Us

Logan Campus - Main (Office)
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016