Dec 01, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog

Industrial Maintenance Technology, A.A.A.S.


Academic Program Code: 985

The Industrial Maintenance Technology program prepares students to install, adjust, troubleshoot, and repair a variety of industrial machinery used in manufacturing settings. Technicians may work in factories that manufacture, finish, or assemble many different types of products.

Students study the basic operations common to production equipment used in industry today. Electricity and electronics are emphasized because most modern manufacturing equipment is electrically powered. Pneumatics, hydraulics, and mechanical power are also covered.

This highly skilled trade offers many employment opportunities. Since each production facility has different needs, the program allows students to select technical electives specific to a particular production area.

General Education


Select a minimum of 15 credit hours of course work from the General Education Course list.  Course work must be selected as directed from the areas below.

English Composition and Communications


Humanities


Select one (1) Humanities General Education Elective.

Social Sciences


Select one (1) Social Sciences General Education Elective.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics


Select one (1) Natural Sciences Lab/Non Lab General Education Elective or one (1) Mathematics General Education Elective.

General Education Total Credit Hours


15 (minimum)

Program Courses


Program Elective Courses


The number of Program Elective credit hours that you will need to complete this degree will depend on the number of credit hours that remain in order for you to reach the 60 credits needed to graduate.  For assistance in developing an academic plan, please see a GRCC advisor or faculty member.

Select Program Elective credit hours from any DR, EL, EG, HVA, MN, or TE courses.

Total Credit Hours


60
 

Program Notes


Other courses that can be used to meet the MA 107  requirement include:  MA 108 , MA 110 , MA 129 , MA 131 , MA 133 .

In What Order Should I Take Classes?


In What Order Should I Take Classes?

Please select courses from the Priority I list.  Select courses based on the number of credits you are taking in the semester, for example, if you are a part time student you do not have to take all of the courses listed.  If you are unable to schedule Priority I courses, move to and select from the list of Priority II, Priority III, and Priority IV courses.

Priority I Priority II

EN 101 - English Composition I  

Program Course - Mathematics

Program Course - Basic Electricity and Electronics 

Program Course - Welding 

General Education Elective - Nat Sci and Mathematics

EL 161 - Introduction to Digital Logic  

EL 162 - Control Systems  

EL 163 - Electrical Troubleshooting  

EL 164 - Programmable Logic Controllers  

Priority III Priority IV

General Education Elective 

Program Course

Program Course

Program Course

Program Elective Course

EN 101 - English Composition I  

OR

COM 131 - Fundamentals of Public Speaking  

OR

COM 135 - Interpersonal Communication  

General Education Elective

EL 201 - Industrial Electricity  

Program Elective Course

NOTE: This priority schedule assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with an Academic Program Advisor and consult My Degree Path for specific degree requirements.