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Manufacturing Industrial Technology: Industrial Maintenance Technology

A student in the classroom Do you like to fix things? Are you a problem solver? If so, Industrial Maintenance Technology could be for you. Every industry needs skilled maintenance technicians and mechanics to repair complex machines such as assembly line conveyor belts, robotic welding arms, hydraulic lifts and so much more. Machinery has changed a lot as technology has advanced. OCTCs Industrial Maintenance Technology program prepares its graduates to work in factories, hospitals, construction industries and more. In addition to industrial maintenance classes, students in this program take courses in electricity, machine tool and welding. Some add carpentry or construction classes. If you can multitask and you like a challenge, industrial maintenance might be the field for you.

Available Credentials

Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

  • General Occupational/Technical Studies: 60-76 credit hours



For course sequence, see the program card.
For graduation requirements, see the academic plan.

Admission Requirements

This program has no special admission requirements.

Length of Program

You can earn an associate of applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

Job Opportunities

Industrial maintenance is a high demand field with lots of opportunities. Some of the regions largest employers rely on industrial maintenance technicians and mechanics to keep their operations running smoothly.See where some of our graduates Go2Work at.

For more information

Dean Autry, BS
Electrical Technology

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.

Manufacturing Industrial Technology: Industrial Maintenance Technology

By completing the Industrial Maintenance Technology program you will be trained to hold positions in factories, hospitals, and the construction industries where multi-skilled maintenance personnel are needed. Included are courses in electricity, machine tool, industrial maintenance and welding. Courses in Carpentry or Heating and Air Conditioning maybe selected as technical electives with advisor consent. Progression in the Industrial Maintenance Technology program is contingent upon an achievement of a grade of C or better in required core classes and technical electives. Use the contact info on this page to learn more!