Industrial Maintenance Technology

The mission of the Industrial Maintenance Technician Program is to provide a solid foundation to help students acquire the competencies necessary for success in the maintenance occupation.

An Industrial Maintenance Technician is a specialist who possesses detailed knowledge of several technical subjects and applies this knowledge in an industrial environment to preserve and maintain industrial systems.  The Industrial Maintenance Program integrates electrical and mechanical elements.  The program offers an Associate Degree with an approved certificate option.

Program Components

  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Mechanical-Industrial Applications
  • Hydraulics/Pneumatics
  • Instrumentation
  • Troubleshooting Techniques

Employment Outlook

Demanding. Employment of Industrial Maintenance personnel is increasing in the region due to attrition of retiring Industrial Maintenance personnel and new industries locating in the State of Mississippi. Industries are seeking multi-craft technicians to work on the latest state-of-the-art equipment.

Last updated on December 1st, 2015 at 10:32 am.