The Industrial Technology program is designed to provide a working knowledge of the many specialized technical skills performed by personnel working in area plants and elsewhere in the service industry.
Training skills include a working knowledge of electricity, electrical control of motors, programmable logic controls (PLC), heating and cooling systems, refrigeration, air conditioning, basic drafting using AutoCAD, welding, blueprint reading, and plumbing. Training includes preparing students for the EPA Section 608 Stationary Certification Refrigeration/Air Conditioning Exam. In addition, an internship program allows students to receive credit for work experience. This internship is linked to a seminar that relates course content to job-related problems.
The Industrial Technology program at Cisco College offers several options, including: a two-year Associate in Applied Science degree, and level one and two certificates in Industrial Technology.
There is no special selection criteria for this program
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Industrial Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree Plan
First Semester Second Semester DFTG 1409 Basic Comp. Aided Drafting 4 BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3 PFFB 1421 Plumbing Maintenance Repair 4 GOVT 2306 or SOCI 1301 3 ENGL 1301 Composition I 3 HART 1407 Refrigeration Principles 4 WLDG 1421 Intro to Welding Fundamentals 4 BMGT 1482 Co-op Ed: Industrial Tech 4 CETT 1402 Electricity Principles 4 TOTAL 15 TOTAL 18 Third Semester Fourth Semester BMFT 1483 Co-op Ed: Industrial Tech 4 HART 2441 Commercial Air Conditioning 4 HYDR 1345 Hydraulics & Pneumatics 3 SEST 1341 Boiler Operations 3 IEIR 1410 Motor Controls 4 Language, Philosophy & Culture Elective* 3 MATH 1314 or MATH 1332 3 WLDG 1317 Intro to Layout & Fabrication 3 TOTAL 14 TOTAL 13 TOTAL DEGREE HOURS 60
*See core curriculum course options
Some students may need preparatory courses in English, Reading, or Math. Courses numbered below 1000 will not apply toward a certificate or degree
Industrial Technology Level II Certificate Plan
First Semester Second Semester WLDG 1421 Intro to Welding Fundamentals 4 CETT 1402 Electricity Principles 4 PFPB 1421 Plumbing & Maintenance Repair 4 BMGT 1482 Co-op Ed: Industrial Tech 4 DFTG 1409 Basic Computer Aided Drafting 4 HART 1407 Refrigeration Principles 4 TOTAL 12 TOTAL 12 Third Semester Fourth Semester HART 2441 Commercial Air Conditioning 4 HART 1441 Residential Air Conditioning 4 BMGT 1483 Co-Op Ed: Industrial Tech 4 SEST 1341 Boiler Operations 3 IEIR 1410 Motor Controls 4 WLDG 1317 Intro to Layout & Fabrication 3 HYDR 1345 Hydraulics & Pneumatics 3 TOTAL 12 TOTAL 13 TOTAL CERTIFICATE HOURS 49
Industrial Technology Level I Certificate Plan
First Semester Second Semester WLDG 1421 Intro to Welding Fundamentals 4 CETT 1402 Electricity Principles 4 PFPB 1421 Plumbing Maintenance & Repair 4 BMGT 1482 Co-op Ed: Industrial Tech 4 DFTG 1409 Basic Comp. Aided Drafting 4 HART 1407 Refrigeration Principles 4 TOTAL 12 12 TOTAL CERTIFICATE HOURS 24
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