The A.A.S. degree in Advanced Integrated Industrial Technology is designed to prepare students for employment or advancement in a manufacturing or industrial environment immediately following graduation. Skills obtained in this program could be applied to a variety of settings, including electrical, mechanical, or processes.
This major is specifically designed for students who plan to enter the workforce after graduation. Students who plan to pursue a baccalaureate degree should follow an emphasis in the University Parallel Major leading to the Associate of Science degree.
To facilitate success in this program, all students should enroll in ORN 1010 - Orientation: Learning to Succeed during their first semester at DSCC.
Typical jobs: Found not only in manufacturing but other commercial service industries as well, including electro-mechanical technicians; electrical and electronics engineering technicians; electrical motor, power tool, and related repairers; commercial and industrial electrical and electronics repairers and installers; electrical powerline installers and repairers; electricians; elevator installers and repairers; industrial machinery mechanics; industrial engineering technicians; wind turbine service technicians; quality technicians; supervisory positions; and various advanced production jobs such as inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, weighers, automated manufacturing technicians, coil winders, machine feeders, packaging and filling machine operators, plant and systems operators, and team assemblers.
NOTE: median annual wages can be found at the U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Publications, Occupational Outlook Handbook http://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Major/Concentration Codes: AIIT-AIIC
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