Industrial Process Operation Technology

If you’re interested in breaking into the oil and gas field, the Industrial Process Operation Technology degree will prepare you for entry-level positions in natural gas, refining, power generation and various plant processes. You’ll gain skills required to ensure maximum production and quality through the knowledge of blueprint reading, hydraulics/pneumatics, robotics, PLC controls, compression and flow dynamics, circuits, mechanical drives and industrial management. Oil and gas companies need job-ready workers and you can be one with this two-year degree.

The one-year certificate in Industrial Process Operation Technology can prepare you to enter the workforce in natural gas, refining, power generation and various plant processes. You’ll learn skill sets essential for industrial plant operations with emphasis on safety, efficiency and productivity. And, you’ll acquire the necessary skills hydraulics/pneumatics, robotics, PLC controls, compression & flow dynamics, circuits, mechanical drives, blueprint reading and industrial management.

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101
Student Success Seminar
MST121
Blueprint Reading
MST134
Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems
PET101
Introduction to the Petroleum Industry
EST230
Electrical Circuits and Devices
MET123
Material Science
EET227
PLCs and Industrial Controls I
ARL234
Gas Compression and Flow Dynamics
ARL239
Large Line Unit Compressor Assembly
MST221
Mechanical Drive Components
ITD122
Computer Applications for Professionals
CHM101
Introduction to Chemistry
MTH125
College Algebra
ENG124
College Composition
EET228
PLCs and Industrial Controls II
PHY101
Principles of Physics
ENG221
Technical Report Writing
COM123
Small Group Communication
EET263
Industrial Sensors/Advanced Applications
Arts & Humanities Elective

TOTAL CREDITS 62

The one-year certificate in Industrial Process Operation Technology can prepare you to enter the workforce in natural gas, refining, power generation and various plant processes.

Industrial Process Operation Technology One-Year Certificate