Industrial Technology

Technology is the Future!

This program prepares the individual to obtain marketable technical skills in a variety of areas. Students will be trained in the various technologies employed in a manufacturing plant as well as training the student in a number of different skills that will give students a foundation that can lead to careers in industry or maintenance of commercial and residential complexes. Examples of areas covered are: machining, pneumatics, hydraulics, electricity, drafting, quality control, hand tools, mechanical power and welding. This program is offered on the Searcy Campus and offers a one-year Technical Certificate with a Certificate of Proficiency as well as a option for a two-year Associate of Applied Science in General Technology Degree.

Related Careers

  • Maintenance Worker
  • Maintenance Manager (Apartment Complexs, Hospitals, Schools, etc.)
  • General Laborer 

Degrees and Certificates

  • Certificate of Proficiency
  • Technical Certificate 
  • Associate of Applied Sciences - General Technology

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We offer transfer options with several other Universities such as Arkansas State University (AState) - Jonesboro, Arkansas Tech University, University of Central Arkansas, etc. Below is a link to all of our available transfer options.

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Derrick Holobaugh
Instructor of Computerized Machining Technology; Career Education Program Coordinator

Melinda Bandy
Instructor of Industrial Maintenance Technology

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