Associate of Applied Science Degree: 129 credits
Enrollment Point: Fall, Winter, Spring, or Summer Quarter
This program is designed so students can enroll for mornings, afternoons, or evenings to better fit their work schedule. Instruction areas include electrical; refrigeration; boiler operations; basic welding, brazing and pipe sweating; programmable logic controls; and mechanical maintenance. Students learn to maintain, troubleshoot and repair equipment for industrial environments such as coffee companies, bakeries, and breweries. An emphasis is placed on practical experience and hands-on training whenever possible. This program offers an Industrial Engineering Certificate of Completion and an Associate of Applied Science degree in Industrial Engineering.
To earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree, the student must complete all requirements for the certificate program plus 15 credits of General Education. Transfer credit from other institutions will be considered upon validation of transcript and course work.
Program Learning Outcomes:
- Apply mathematical principles to problems commonly faced by commercial building and industrial engineers.
- Communicate effectively in writing and verbally with co-workers, supervisors, and tenants.
- Exhibit the interpersonal and human relations skills necessary to fulfill the expectations of the employer.
- Gather and use information from a variety of architectural and mechanical prints, technical manuals, codes, and manufactures specifications.
- Maintain the integrity of building, fire and life safety systems.
- Operate, repair, maintain, and troubleshoot building, boiler, refrigeration and electrical control systems by properly using tools and technology.