What can I do with my INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY degree?

What can I do with my INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY degree?

Employers of Industrial Technology Majors

  • Hospitals
  • Retail Organizations
  • Public Utility Companies
  • Construction Companies
  • Manufacturing Industries
  • Engineering Firms
  • Industrial Design Consulting Firms
  • Government Agencies
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Industrial Sales Companies

Related Occupations for Industrial Technology Majors

Some of these occupations may require additional education at Graduate or Professional schools. For information on qualifications and career specifics consult the Occupational Outlook Handbook or other career resources. Also, take advantage of career counseling offered by the Center for Student Excellence.

Consultant Project Supervisor or Manager
Cost Estimator Quality Assurance Technician
Drafter Quality Control Technician
Electronics Technician Robotics Technician
Industrial Automated Systems Safety Coordinator
Industrial Designer Safety Engineer
Materials & Processes Safety Supervisor
Operations Manager Sales Representative
Operator Site Supervisor
Personnel Manager Technician
Planner Time Study Analyst
Production Manager Vocational Teaching

Preparing for a Job in Industrial Technology

  1. Obtain good computer, communication and organizational skills.
  2. Pursue an internship, co-op, or field placement.
  3. Obtain math skills.
  4. Develop analytical skills.
  5. Attend trade shows for updates on new technology.
  6. Obtain safety certification if offered at university.
  7. For design firms need creativity, imagination, and knowledge of CAD.


Program Overview   Contact Information
Industrial Technology   Department of Industrial Technology
    College of Science and Technology
    On Campus: Anzalone Hall, Room 110-1
    Telephone: 985-549-2189

Links for Industrial Technology Majors