Industrial Engineering Technology


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Do you like to work with your hands?

The Associate of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology online degree at Trine University will prepare you to succeed in multiple hands-on roles within the manufacturing sector. This multidisciplinary program equips you with the skills to apply methodologies and tools to real-world processes.

The degree: Work-ready

The Associate of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology online degree prepares you to be a work-ready technologist. Building on your skills in manufacturing, production or assembly operation, this program prepares you to contribute immediately as part of the industrial workforce.

The experience: A broad range of skills

Trine University’s curriculum offers an introduction to industrial engineering technology and includes topics ranging from basic drafting of geometric sections to identifying health and safety risks present in manufacturing environments. Through your coursework in this program, you will focus on manufacturing processing, quality assurance and overall manufacturing operations to learn skills you can transfer to your career. 

The result: Technical assistance

As a graduate of the Trine University’s Associate of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology program, you are qualified to provide technical assistance throughout the manufacturing and design process. This online degree also prepares you for more advanced educational opportunities such as a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology.

Additional Information


An Associate of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology degree requires 60 credit hours.

General Education - 23 credit hours

MA 123 Trigonometry
MA 134 Calculus I
ENG 133 Technical Communication
HUM 203 Humanities Seminar
ECO 203 Survey of Economics
PH 154 College Physics I
Humanities elective - 3 credit hours

Program Requirements - 13 credit hours

BA 201 Professional Development & Strategies
UE 111 Online Learning Orientation
MA 253 Statistics
Electives - 8 credit hour

Industrial Engineering Technology Core- 24 credit hours

CSIT 163 Using Programming to Solve Porblems 
ETD 103 Basic Technical Drawing
ETD 163 Environmental Health & Safety
ETD 273 Electrical Fundamentals
ETD 333 Statics and Strengths of Materials
IET 123 Materials and Industrial Processes
IET 233 Innovations in Industrial Automation
IET 313 Industrial Manufacturing and Assembly

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in new window).

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Program Information


Associate of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology


60 hours



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