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Industrial Technology (AAS)
Associate of Applied Science

Purpose Statement

This program is designed to develop basic skills through various specialized courses to prepare students for entry-level positions in the petrochemical industry. Upon successful completion of the coursework, students will be able to transfer to a four-year degree in Industrial Technology at Lamar University.

Program of Study

First Semester Course Credit Hours
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I
3
PTAC 1302 Introduction to Process Technology
3
PTAC 1408 Safety, Health and Environment I
4
PTAC 1432 Process Instrumentation I
4
 
Total Hours
17
Second Semester Course Credit Hours
MATH MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
MATH 1332 Math for Liberal Arts
3
PTAC 1410 Process Technology I-Equipment
4
CETT CETT 1403 DC Circuits OR CETT 1405 AC Circuits
4
SPCH SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR SPCH 1315 Public Speaking OR SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication OR SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Communication
3
 
Total Hours
14
Third Semester Course Credit Hours
EPCT 1301 Hazardous Waste Op. and Emergency Response
3
EPCT 1305 Environmental Regulations Overview
3
EPCT 1349 Environmental Regulation Interp. & Applications
3
Elective Language, Philosophy, and Culture OR Creative Arts *
3
 
Total Hours
12
Fourth Semester Course Credit Hours
EPCT 1341 Principles of Industrial Hygiene 3
EPCT 2489 Internship-Environmental Engineering Tech OR CTEC 2387 Chemical Technology
4
PTAC 2314 Principles of Quality
3
PTAC 2446 Process Troubleshooting
4
PSYC 2301 General Psychology OR SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology
3
 
Total Hours
17
 
Grand Total Hours
60

*Core Curriculum Options

View course descriptions here: Course Catalog