Apr 25, 2024  
NIACC Catalog 2024-2025 
NIACC Catalog 2024-2025

Advanced Industrial Technician Diploma

The Advanced Industrial Technician is a Diploma program designed to continue the preparation of the Industrial Technician by increasing the skill set of the worker. Graduates are positioned to accelerate their advancement within the company.  

Career Opportunities

Completion of this program prepares the graduate to enter the following occupations:

  • Electromechanical Technician
  • Industrial Maintenance Technician
  • Electronics Technician
  • Industrial Process Control Technician
  • Instrumentation Technician
  • Control Systems Technician
  • Computer Automated Process Control Technician

Employment Outlook

Employment of industrial machinery mechanics is projected to grow 14 percent from 2021 to 2031, much faster than the average for all occupations. The increased adoption of sophisticated manufacturing machinery will require more mechanics to keep machines in good working order. Those who complete apprenticeships and educational programs designed for industrial machinery repair should have the best job prospects. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Upon successful completion of the Advanced Industrial Technician curriculum with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or higher, the student is awarded a Diploma.