Computer systems

"Industrial Technology (IT) is a field of study designed to prepare technical and/or management oriented professionals for employment in agriculture, business, education, government and industry. Industrial Technology is primarily involved with the management, operation, and maintenance of complex technological systems.

The faculty of the Department of Industrial Technology enthusiastically lend their expertise and considerable personal experience in their respective fields to help provide students with an enriching learning experience. ""Hands-on"" lab activities are incorporated in the curriculum to promote rapid student mastery of subjects. It is a team-work approach between faculty and students that ultimately enables the I.T. graduate to emerge with the skills and confidence required for supervisory and managerial positions in industry."

What You Can Earn

Manufacturing Engineer I
$61,056 (in our region)

Operations Supervisor

$4,966 (in our region)

Quality Control Supervisor 1
$52,577 (in our region)

Source: HR Reported data from as of December 2012

Interesting Classes You Might Take

  • Energy Conversion and Utilization
  • Industrial Process Control
  • International Quality
  • Product Design
  • Project Management
  • Vehicle Engine Systems

What You Can Learn

  • Different sources of energy and conversion mechanisms
  • Engine theory and control
  • Principles and methods of design
  • Programmable logic controllers
  • Project management techniques
  • Quality audits

About the College

The Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology can offer you the education you will need to be a leader in agriculture and related sciences in the New California. We offer outstanding programs in the traditional areas of agriculture, including animal sciences, plant science, agricultural education, viticulture and agricultural business. And, we offer excellent programs in areas which are uniquely related to agriculture, including nutrition and dietetics, food science, enology, child development, family science, fashion merchandizing and industrial technology.

College Contact Information

Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology
2415 E. San Ramon,
Fresno, CA 93740
Phone: 559.278.2061
Fax: 559.278.4496

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Department Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Department of Industrial Technology
2255 East Barstow Avenue, M/S IT9
Fresno, CA 93740-8002

Phone: (559) 278-2145