Academics

Industrial Technology

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics* 3 s.h.
CHM-166 General Chemistry & Lab* 5 s.h.
SDV-113 Strategies for Academic Success 2 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
BCA-101 Intro to Computers & Info 3 s.h.
Total 17 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II 3 s.h.
Math/Natural Science electives
(as needed)**
4 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Social Science class 3 s.h.
Life Science course 3-4 s.h.
Total 16-17 s.h.
Third Semester
PHY-162 College Physics I* 4 s.h.
ECN-110 Intro to Economics 3 s.h.
HIS-112 OR HIS-151-152 3-4 s.h.
PHI-105 Intro to Ethics 3 s.h.
Technology Electives 3 s.h.
Total 16-17 s.h.
Fourth Semester
Social Science class 3 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Technology Electives 3 s.h.
General Ed.'s Required/Transfer OR
Required Electives
6 s.h.
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
Total 18 s.h.

*Required ACT/Compass math scores needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for list of General Education courses.
**There is a broad range of math/science classes needed in this major depending on transfer institution and area of interest within this field.

Math/Natural Science Tech options: Precalculus, Calculus (business), Trig. & Analytic Geometry, Calculus I, College Physics II. Students may need a Life Science course along with the Physical Science needed.
See NIACC’s site: http://www.niacc.edu/academics/articulation-agreements/

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • AS Degree available also with 20 or more math and science credits.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language Requirement.
    • Some Industrial Management courses may require Accounting, Management, and Economics courses.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.

See NIACC Counselor if you are interested in discussing Industrial Technology transfer options also available with the following NIACC two year career programs:

    • Automotive Service Technology
    • Industrial Systems Technology
    • Heating & Air Conditioning Technology
    • Tool & Die Technology

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