Credits Required for Graduation: 60
The Industrial Systems Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS) program prepares students for employment in today's technologically advanced industrial and manufacturing environment. Through hands-on training, students learn skills such as blueprint reading, mechanical systems, electricity fundamentals, welding, machining, fluid power, gear and belt-drive systems, and various diagnostic and repair procedures. Students are trained to safely and efficiently operate mobile and plant equipment and are required to incorporate teamwork, effective communication skills, and critical thinking throughout the program.
Industrial Systems Technology program is designed to prepare the graduate for immediate employment as electronic, electrical, and mechanical maintenance personnel in manufacturing settings. Graduates will qualify for employment with mining companies, welding shops, construction sites, boilermakers, and paper companies just to name a few.