Industrial Technology Management Major, B.S.

Coursework in the major includes core courses and a choice of two emphases: Manufacturing Technology Management Emphasis or Occupational Safety Management Emphasis.

Course Title Credits
General Requirements
General Education40-53
Required Courses
INDUSTDY 1010Principles of Safety and Risk Management3
INDUSTDY 4980Training and Supervision3
Choose one of the following internships:3
Manufacturing Technology Management Internship
Occupational Safety Management Internship
Natural Science Requirements Specific to the Major 1
PHYSICS 1050Principles of Physics (or other approved physics course)5
CHEMSTRY 1050Survey of General Chemistry (or other approved chemistry course)5
Mathematics Requirement
Select one of the following options:6-9
Option 1 (math proficiency level of 40 required):
Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
Elementary Statistics
Option 2 (math proficiency level of 30 required):
Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry
Elementary Statistics
Option 3 (math proficiency level of 20 required):
Elementary Statistics
Option 4 (math proficiency level of 15 required):
College Algebra
Elementary Statistics
Option 5 (math proficiency level of 10 required):
Intermediate Algebra
College Algebra
Elementary Statistics
Select one of the following emphases51-64
Total Credits116-145

May also be used to fulfill general education requirements.

Manufacturing Technology Management Emphasis

This emphasis consists of 60-66 credits comprised of coursework in the professional concentration, technical core and a 24-30 credit technical minor1.

Course Title Credits
Required Professional Concentration Courses
INDUSTDY 1030Introduction to Manufacturing3
INDUSTDY 34603D Industrial Production Drafting3
or INDUSTDY 4480 Industrial Robotics
INDUSTDY 4900Work Measurement and Human Factors3
INDUSTDY 4940Quality Assurance3
INDUSTDY 4950Production Planning and Control3
Required Technical Core Courses
COMPUTER 1130Introduction to Programming1-3
or COMPUTER 1430 Introduction to Computer Programming
or COMPUTER 1830 Microcomputer Applications
or BUSADMIN 1210 Introduction to ERP
or BUSADMIN 1810 Microsoft Excel for Business
INDUSTDY 1200AC/DC Fundamentals3
INDUSTDY 1230Technical Drafting3
INDUSTDY 1530Power Systems Technology3
INDUSTDY 1830Introduction to Plastics Processing3
INDUSTDY 3050Introduction to Metals Processes3
INDUSTDY 4680Manufacturing Technology Management Internship 21-8
Select individual courses and/or a university minor in consultation with an advisor to complete the degree.
Total Credits34-36

Approved Technical Minors for the Manufacturing Technology Management Emphasis include: Agriculture and Industrial Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Construction Safety, Drafting and Product Development Technology, Industrial Control Systems Technology, Metals Processing Technology, Occupational Safety, Plastics Processing Technology, and Sustainability and Renewable Energy Systems.


First 3 credits of internship are required.  Only credits beyond 3 can count as elective credits

Occupational Safety Management Emphasis

Course Title Credits
Required Professional Concentration Courses
INDUSTDY 1030Introduction to Manufacturing3
INDUSTDY 1230Technical Drafting3
or INDUSTDY 1260 Building Construction Drafting
Required Safety Concentration Courses
INDUSTDY 3130General Industry OSHA 30 Hour3
INDUSTDY 3180Construction Safety Management3
INDUSTDY 3590Industrial Hygiene and PPE3
INDUSTDY 4350Safety Capstone3
INDUSTDY 4710Hazard Control Solutions3
INDUSTDY 4750Disaster Preparedness3
INDUSTDY 4760Technical Certifications3
INDUSTDY 4880Fire Protection and Environmental Safety3
Technology Lab Classes
Select 12 credits of the following:12
Wood Technology
AC/DC Fundamentals
Power Systems Technology
Introduction to Plastics Processing
Introduction to Metals Processes
Industrial Robotics
Technical Electives
Select 3 credits of the following:3
Leadership and Management
Human Resource Management
Fleet Safety Management
Seminar in Safety
Work Measurement and Human Factors
Quality Assurance
Production Planning and Control
Occupational Safety Management Internship 1
Total Credits45

 First 3 credits of internship are required.  Only credits beyond 3 can count as elective credits