Bakersfield College

Industrial Technology

Industrial Technology (General) Associate of Science Degree

Students who complete the Industrial Technology degree with the Industrial Drawing option will acquire information, skills, and training in a variety of fields that will enable them to apply their knowledge in an array of situations, including engineering and manufacturing settings. Students will acquire the practical knowledge and skills to successfully enter industry employment or to advance within their organization. Career opportunities include architecture, engineering, and Industrial Technology, draftsman, CAD Technician, Engineering Technician, CAD Manager, and detailer.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will:

  • demonstrate proficiency in technical skills and safety principles required for industrial employment.
  • demonstrate problem solving skills used in industrial design and product development.
  • demonstrate a deep understanding of the core material required for transfer to a four year university degree program in industrial technology.

To Achieve the Associate in Science

Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded an Industrial Technology (General) Associate in Science degree.

To Transfer Coursework

A minimum of 22 semester units in the major with a grade of ‘C’ or better while maintaining a minimum grade point average of at least 2.0 in all California State University transferable coursework.

Total Units: 22

Required Courses

Course # Name Units
MFGT B1AB Machine Tool Processes 3.0
ELET B1 Basic Electronics (DC and AC) 4.0
INDR B12 Introduction to Drafting and CAD 2.0
INDR B20 Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CAD) 3.0
INDT B10 Occupational Readiness 3.0
WELD B1A Introduction to Oxygen Acetylene Welding and Cutting 2.0
WELD B1B Introduction to the Welding Processes 2.0

Electives - Select 3 units from the following:

Course # Name Units
INDR B20B Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CAD) 3.0
MFGT B2 CNC Lathe Programming & Operation 3.0
WOOD B2 Furniture and Cabinetmaking 3.0
AUTO B1AB Introduction to Automotive Technology 4.0
CNST B1 Introduction to Construction 3.0
COMP B5 Introduction to Microsoft Office 3.0