Industrial Maintenance Technician

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Industrial Maintenance Technology is a two-year program that provides the student with the technical knowledge and skills necessary for success in the field of manufacturing maintenance. The focus is on recognized areas of expertise needed for maintaining equipment in the manufacturing setting. 

The students receive instruction and training in safety, fluid power, electricity, controls systems, mechanical systems, troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, programmable logic controllers, welding and precision machining.

In addition, students will develop problem-solving skills in industrial electrical procedures, programmable logic, and process control. Upon completion of the program, students receive advanced NCCER, OSHA, and forklift certifications.

Progression:   To meet graduation requirements for this program, students must successfully complete the specified courses listed below with a “C” average (GPA of 2.00) or better. A grade of “C” or higher is required in each IMM course to progress in the program.

Minimum admission requirements (in addition to general admission requirements) must include one of the following:

  • Attain a 16 composite score on the ACT;
  • Score a 251 or higher on the ACCUPLACER NG Reading Section and a 230 or higher on the Accuplacer NG Algebra Section 
  • Earn a “C” or above in Math for Occupational Education (CTE 1113);
  • Complete 15 semester hours with a “C” average or above from an accredited college.  Developmental coursework does not satisfy this requirement. 

 

Students in the Industrial Maintenance Technician Program must attend MCC full-time (15 or more semester credit hours).

FIRST YEAR  |  FIRST SEMESTER
Course Number Course Description Hours
IMM 1113 Industrial Maintenance Core & Safety 3
IMM 1214 Introduction to Industrial Maintenance 4
IMM 1153 Electrical Industrial Maintenance I 3
IMM 1133 Industrial Maintenance Blueprint Reading 3
IMM 1513 Equipment Installation and Alignment 3
  Semester Hours 16
SECOND SEMESTER
Course Number Course Description Hours
IMM 1163 Electrical Industrial Maintenance II 3
IMM 1243 Mechanical Industrial Maintenance I 3
IMM 1253 Mechanical Industrial Maintenance II 3
IMM 1323 Motor Control Systems 3
IMM 1734 Maintenance Welding and Metals 4
  Semester Hours 16
SECOND YEAR  |  FIRST SEMESTER
Course Number Course Description Hours
IMM 2214 Advanced Electrical for Industrial Maintenance 4
IMM 2224 Advanced Mechanical for Industrial Maintenance 4
IMM 2613 Programmable Logic Controllers 3
IMM 2444 Basic Pipefitting 4
IMM 1911 Elective-supervised Work Experience 1
  Semester Hours 16
SECOND SEMESTER
Course Number Course Description Hours
IMM 2114 Equipment Maintenance,  Troubleshooting and Repair 4
IMM 1235 Precision Machining Operations 5
IMM 2513 Programmable Logic Control Multi-Level Platform 3
IMM 2854 Mechatronics Troubleshooting & Repair 4
IMM 1921 Elective-Supervised Work Experience 1
  Semester Hours 17
Total Semester Hours 65

 

  • Plant Maintenance
  • Service Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Machine Repairman
  • Electrician
  • Electrical Industrial Maintenance
  • Equipment Installation and Alignment
  • Motor Control Systems
  • Basic Pipefitting
  • $33,980 - $51,160 (Bureau of Labor Statistics) 

 

For more informationFor more information:
Stanley Bishop, coordinator
sbishop1@meridiancc.edu
601.484.8793

For more informationFor more information:
Deborah Nettles, advisor
dnettle1@meridiancc.edu
601.553.3404