Industrial Technology (AAS)
Associate of Applied Science

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 17 Credits
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
Second Semester 14 Credits
MATH MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
MATH 1332 Math for Liberal Arts
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
Third Semester 12 Credits
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 *
Fourth Semester 17 Credits
EPCT 1341 Principles of Industrial Hygiene 3
EPCT 2489 Internship-Environmental Engineering Tech OR
CTEC 2387 Chemical Technology
PTAC 2314 Principles of Quality 3
PTAC 2446 Process Troubleshooting 4
PSYC 2301 General Psychology OR
SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology
Total Credit Hours for Industrial Technology 60 credits

*Core Curriculum Options

View course descriptions here: Course Catalog