Fast Facts

  • The Joint Engineering Mechatronics (JEM) Degree program is a four-year program administered entirely on the campus of UNC Asheville.
  • Scholarships are available.
  • Completion of the program leads to a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree with a Mechatronics Concentration.
  • The JEM degree is a joint degree whereby students take NC State University course work and UNC Asheville course work, all on the UNC Asheville campus.
  • Some NC State University course work is taught by NC State University faculty residing on the UNC Asheville campus, while other NC State University course work is delivered to UNC Asheville via live distance education technology.
  • Students who complete the program receive a diploma that reflects both UNC Asheville and NC State University as granting institutions.
  • The JEM degree is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.