What is Industrial Maintenance Technology?
Industrial Maintenance Technology involves keeping industrial systems working properly. Technicians work directly with machines: troubleshooting, calibrating, repairing, re-programming, and maintaining them.
An understanding of the requirements and opportunities in maintenance, good safety practices, pride in workmanship, and an understanding of the principles and accepted practices of the maintenance trade are covered in this program.
What are my career options?
Students are trained to hold positions in factories, hospitals, hotels, etc., where multi-skilled maintenance personnel are needed. Included are courses in air conditioning, carpentry, electricity, machine tool, metal fabrication, and welding.
What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?
- Electro-hydraulic Technician
- Industrial Maintenance Electrical Mechanic
- Industrial Maintenance Machinists Mechanic
- Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Level I
- Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Level II
- Industrial Maintenance Robotics Technician
Length of Program
You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.