Industrial Automation Technology

Industrial Automation Technology Courses

Program Options

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 69
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time
Program Start: Fall only

The Industrial Automation Technology program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Eight-Week Courses * **

Courses marked with one asterisk (*) meet the first 8-weeks of the semester. Courses marked with two asterisks (**) meet the second 8-weeks of the semester.

Semester 1
EGT140 Fluid Power ** 2 $337.00
ELT139 Electrical Systems * 3 $540.50
ELT239 Advanced Electrical Systems ** 3 $505.50
ELT315 Digital Logic for Industrial Applications -OR- 2 $337.00
EGT420 Digital Electronics 3 $505.50
IND100 Basic Mechanical Systems * 2 $337.00
IND111 Industrial Safety Mechanical Systems 1 $168.50
IND145 Mechanical Power Transfer ** 2 $337.00
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
Math Elective 3  

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Total Credits 18
Semester 2
EGT149 Fluid Power Systems II 3 $505.50
ELT215 Motors and Controls * 2 $337.00
ELT234 PLC Programming ** 2 $392.00
ELT736 Instrumentation and Control * 2 $337.00
MFG193 Machine Shop Processes 3 $505.50
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $505.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $505.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $505.50
WEL339 Electromechanical Maintenance ** 3 $535.50

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Total Credits 18
Semester 3
EGT144 Fluid Power Applications * 2 $337.00
ELT120 Schematics for Electromechanical Techs 3 $505.50
ELT216 DC Controls Circuits ** 2 $337.00
ELT240 PLCs II ** 2 $407.00
ELT532 Semiconductors for Industrial Applications * 2 $337.00
MFG365 General CNC Lathe Maintenance ** 2 $337.00
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 16
Semester 4
ATR145 Applied Industrial Robotics ** 2 $337.00
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $505.50
EGT152 Advanced Fluid Power and Servo Systems * 2 $337.00
ELE218 Motion Control ** 2 $337.00
ELT133 Electric Motor Drives * 2 $337.00
ELT245 PLCs III * 2 $337.00
ELT444 Industrial Networking ** 2 $337.00
MFG366 General CNC Mill Maintenance * 2 $337.00

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Total Credits 17
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $505.50
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $842.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics 3 $505.50

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt-Koger
Buchanan Hall 128
319-296-4009
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Program Advisors

Doug Kruger
Butler Hall 127
319-296-2329 ext.1303
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Dan Utley
Butler Hall 123B
319-296-2329 ext.1730
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Dean

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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