An Industrial Technology/Technician major/degree program prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of industrial engineers and managers.
Includes instruction in optimization theory, human factors, organizational behavior, industrial processes, industrial planning procedures, computer applications, and report and presentation preparation.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Industrial Technology/Technician (use the College Search feature and enter "industrial technology" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
What can you do with a major/degree in Industrial Technology/Technician?
An associate degree in this major should be able to get you started on a career in Industrial Technology/Technician. Possible opportunities include (but are not limited to) industrial production, sales, and cost estimation.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Industrial Technology/Technician
Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
Publications/Magazines in Industrial Technology/Technician