B.S. in Industrial Technology


This degree heavily emphasizes hands-on activities along with classroom instruction to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to work in a wide range of positions throughout the industry. Our program explores a wide variety of manufacturing issues, and the course content can be applied to many industries, such as:

  • Construction
  • Cabinet-making
  • Fabrication

Designed With You in Mind

The Industrial Technology program involves ample opportunities for hands-on field experience and is geared toward the creation and distribution of products rather than processes. This industry provide graduates with many diverse career paths, as well as opportunities for career specialization. Our program is determined to assist students in reaching their maximum potential by providing them with the necessary skills and knowledge for success after graduation through avenues such as:

  • Applied research
  • Hands-on learning opportunities
  • Engaging curriculum

Apply Your Education

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared to work in positions that have not yet been defined or developed because at Tarleton, you will learn current, innovative, and adaptable skills, as well as problem solving methods. Many large industrial firms have moved their operations from urban areas in the Northern parts of the United States to the warmer climates of the South. These relocations prove that employment opportunities exist in all types of industrial settings, from suburban/rural communities to metropolitan areas. Tarleton’s location puts you, as a graduate, in a perfect position to find success in any direction.


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Program Objectives

We explore a wide variety of manufacturing issues, which can be applied to multiple fields. Professors heavily emphasize hands-on activities and classroom instruction to give you the knowledge and skills to fill a range of positions in the industry. You will learn different operations and processes and be able to apply this knowledge to real-life situations. We aim to provide you with the latest technological applications to better prepare you for a career in any related field.

Coursework Highlights

ClassNumberClass Name
ENGT2309Electrical Circuits
ENGT3301Applied Dynamics
ENGT3303Industrial Materials
ENGT3309Control Systems and Mechanical Application
ENGT3318Research and Reporting for Technologists
ENGT4356Advanced Industrial Controls
ENGT4361Computer Aided Visualization 

For more information on courses, please refer to the university catalog.

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