Diploma in Industrial Systems Technology (D50240)

The Industrial Systems Technology curriculum is designed to prepare or upgrade individuals to service, maintain, repair, or install equipment for a wide range of industries. Instruction includes theory and skill training needed for inspecting, testing, troubleshooting, and diagnosing industrial equipment and physical facilities.

Students will learn technical skills in blueprint reading, electricity, hydraulics/pneumatics, machining, welding, and various maintenance procedures. Practical application in these industrial systems will be emphasized and additional advanced course work may be offered.

Upon completion of any of the various levels of this curriculum, graduates should gain the necessary practical skills and related technical information to qualify for employment or advancement in the various areas of industrial systems technology.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
ELC 112--DC/AC Electricity
ELC 125--Diagrams and Schematics
ENG 111--Expository Writing
HYD 110--Hydraulics/Pneumatics I
*MAT 120--Geometry and Trigonometry
MNT 110--Introduction to Maintenance Procedures
BPR 130--Blueprint Reading / Const.
**CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
ELC 117--Motors and Controls
ELC 128--Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
ISC 112--Industrial Safety
WLD 112--Basic Welding Processes
ELC 115--Industrial Wiring
MEC 111--Machine Processes I
*May be substituted by MAT 161--College Algebra
**May be substituted by CIS 110--Introduction to Computers

2011-2012 Gainful Employment Data
Industrial Systems Technology Diploma (D50240)
SOC Code(s)O*Net Occupations
17-3024.00Electro-Mechanical Technicians
17-3024.01Robotics Technicians
Tuition and FeesBooks and SuppliesTotal Cost of Program
Normal Time to Complete / Semester Credit Hours
1 Year / 41
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