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 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
Second Semester 14 Credit Hours
MATH MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
MATH 1332 Math for Contemporary Mathematics
3
PTAC 1410 Process Technology I-Equipment 4
INTC 1457 

AC/DC Motor Control OR
OSHT 2401 OSHA Regulations-General Industry

4
SPCH SPCH 1315 Public Speaking OR
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication OR
SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Communication
3
Third Semester 12 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
Fourth Semester 17 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 Credit Hours for Industrial Technology 60 Credits

*Capstone Course
*Suggested options:
Creative Arts - Arts 1301, DRAM 1310, HUMA 1315, or MUSI 1306
Language, Philosophy, and Culture - ENGL 2322, ENGL 2323, ENGL 2326, ENGL 2331, OR ENGL 2341
** Students will be expected to take the PTEX-CR exam; $90 exam fee included in course fees

 

View course descriptions here: Course Catalog