Industrial Systems Technology

Offered At the following campus locations
Program Overview

The Industrial Systems Technology program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a career as an Industrial Systems technician/ electrician. The program provides learning opportunities that introduce develop and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skill, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to retrain or upgrade present knowledge and skill. The diploma program teaches skills in Industrial Systems Technology providing background skills in several areas of industrial maintenance including electronics, industrial wiring, motors, controls, plc’€™s, instrumentation, fluidpower, mechanical, pumps and piping, and computers. Graduates of the program receive an Industrial Systems technology diploma that qualifies them for employment as industrial electricians or industrial systems technicians.

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Entrance Requirements

Education: A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for admission. Age: 16 years or older Placement: Achievement of appropriate scores on the college's placement test or submission of acceptable SAT or ACT scores. Compass - writing 32, reading 70, math 26, or Asset - writing 37, reading 38, math 35 or SAT scores of 430 critical reading and 400 math or ACT scores of 13 reading, 12 English, and 17 math. Provisional Admission accepted.

Course Overview
CourseCredit Hours
GENERAL CORE COURSES
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
OR
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts 3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev 2
OCCUPATIONAL COURSES
IDSY 1170 Industrial Mechanics 5
IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
OR
IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis 3
IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I 5
IDSY 1120 Basic Industrial PLC's 5
IDSY 1130 Industrial Wiring 5
IDSY 1190 Fluid Power and Piping Systems 5
ELTR 1020 Electrical Systems Basics I 3
OR
IDFC 1012 Alternating Current I 3
OR
IDSY 1105 AC Circuit Analysis 3
XXXX 1500 Occupational Electives 15