Industrial Systems Technology

The Industrial Systems Technology curriculum is designed to prepare or upgrade individuals to service, maintain, repair, or install equipment for a wide range of industries. Instruction includes theory and skill training needed for inspecting, test, troubleshooting, and diagnosing industrial equipment and physical facilities.

Students will learn technical skills in blueprint reading, electricity, hydraulics/pneumatics, machining, welding, and various maintenance procedures. Practical application in these industrial systems will be emphasized and addition advanced course work may be offered.

Upon completion of any of the various levels of this curriculum, graduates should gain the necessary practical skills and related technical information to qualify for employment or advancement in the various areas of industrial maintenance technology.

Curriculum Coordinator:  Tony Gallardo

Department Chair: Amy Stephenson

Industrial Maintenance
Facility Maintenance
Pharmaceutical Maintenance
Manufacturing Maintenance
Process Equipment Control

Introduction to Refrigeration
Blueprint Reading
Blueprint Reading/Construction
Diagrams and Schematics
DC/AC Electricity
Motors and Controls
Introduction to PLC
PLC Applications
Hydraulics/Pneumatics I
Industrial Safety
Machine Processes I & II
Introduction to Maintenance Procedures
Co-op Work Experience I
Maintenance Practices
Rigging and Moving
Industrial Equipment Troubleshooting
Basic Welding Processes
Industrial Fabrication

Students will learn mechanical equipment troubleshooting.
Students will learn electrical equipment troubleshooting.
Students will learn how to manufacture, replace, and repair industrial equipment.

East Carolina University – B.S. Industrial Technology