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Industrial Mechanics (Associate of Applied Science Degree)

The Industrial Mechanics program is designed to prepare students for employment in institutional power plants and maintaining machines in manufacturing facilities.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the outlook for industrial mechanics is growing faster than average. 

Curriculum includes hands-on training in troubleshooting and repair of electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and pump systems. Training in programmable logic controllers and the ability to troubleshoot them is also part of the curriculum, included in the electrical training for the mechanical technology program. All the courses include the technology training behind each of the courses that are offered.


Degree Requirements

First Year First Semester

DFTG 1309BASIC COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING

3 credit hours

INMT 1305INTRODUCTION TO INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE

3 credit hours

HYDR 1345HYDRAULICS AND PNEUMATICS

3 credit hours

INMT 2303PUMPS, COMPRESSORS & MECHANICAL DRIVES

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:12

First Year Second Semester

ELPT 1319FUNDAMENTALS OF ELECTRICITY I

3 credit hours

ELPT 1341MOTOR CONTROL

3 credit hours

ELPT 2305MOTORS AND TRANSFORMERS

3 credit hours

ELPT 2319PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS I

3 credit hours

TECM 1301INDUSTRIAL MATHEMATICS

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15

First Year Third Semester

INMT 2345INDUSTRIAL TROUBLESHOOTING

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:3

Second Year First Semester

ELPT 1325NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE I

3 credit hours

SPCH 1318INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

3 credit hours

OSHT 1320ENERGY INDUSTRIAL SAFETY

3 credit hours

BMGT 2309LEADERSHIP

3 credit hours

ENGL 1301COMPOSITION I

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Year Second Semester

MATH 1314COLLEGE ALGEBRA

3 credit hours

ARTS 1301ART APPRECIATION

3 credit hours

BMGT 1327PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

HIST 1301UNITED STATES HISTORY I

3 credit hours

INMT 2380COOPERATIVE EDUCATION-MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:15
INMT2380-Cooperative Education Manufacturing Technology/Technician will serve as the capstone for this program.

Total Credit Hours: 60