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Owensboro Community and Technical College will be closed beginning December 20th, 2014 for the holiday break. We will re-open January 5th, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. During the institutional closing interested students may apply online at owensboro.kctcs.edu by clicking APPLY NOW. Any questions during the closing will be handled through the KCTCS Student Service Center at 1-855-5GO-OCTC.[more info]
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. OCTC’s 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.
For course sequence, see the program card.
For graduation requirements, see the academic plan.
This program has no special admission requirements.
You can earn an associate of applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
Industrial maintenance is a high demand field with lots of opportunities. Some of the region’s largest employers rely on industrial maintenance technicians and mechanics to keep their operations running smoothly. See where some of our graduates Go2Work at www.owensboro.kctcs.edu/gradsGo2Work .
Dean Autry, BS
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.
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!