2017-2018 Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Sep 28, 2023  
2017-2018 Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Industrial Systems Technology (D50240) Diploma

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Industrial Systems Technology curriculum is designed to prepare or upgrade individuals to service, maintain, repair or install equipment. Instructions include theory and skills training needed for testing, troubleshooting, and diagnosing industrial equipment.

Students will learn technical skills in blueprint reading, mechanical systems maintenance, motor and controls, hydraulics/pneumatics, PLCs, welding, machining or fabrication, and includes various diagnostic and repair procedures.

Upon completion of any various levels of this curriculum, graduates should be able to install, inspect, diagnose, repair, and maintain industrial processes and support equipment.

Admission Requirements and Special Conditions

A high school diploma (or equivalent), satisfactory scores on college placement tests (or equivalent) and a minimum GPA in English and mathematics are required. If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics, RCC offers pre-college courses to prepare students for the Industrial Systems Technology curriculum.

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Program Curriculum

Class Hours 10 | Lab Hours 18 | Credit Hours 17

Second Semester (Spring)

Class Hours 10 | Lab Hours 12 | Credit Hours 14

Class Hours 5 | Lab Hours 9 | Credit Hours 9

Total Credit Hours 40

Additional Curriculum Notes

  1. The D50240 Diploma mirrors the first year of the A50240TE (AAS), with the exception of one course in the summer session. It is designed for students who do not want to or cannot devote two years (or more) to the program of study.

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