The certificate in Industrial Management Technology is designed for students seeking an entry level position in the area of logistics and manufacturing operations. Students are introduced to technology related operations, engineering drawings, and industrial logistics of manufacturing. Application of math, communication, and science principles.

Financial Assistance funds cannot be applied towards this program. Request for eligibility to utilize Financial Assistance funds for this program is currently pending.

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This certificate will be automatically awarded when the certificate requirements are completed. If you do not want to receive the certificate, please notify the Office of the Registrar at RegistrarOffice@tri-c.edu.

Learn more here, here, and here about how certificate credits apply to the related degree.

Program Admission Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Complete ENG-1010 College Composition I or ENG-101H Honors College Composition I
  • MATH-0965 Intermediate Algebra with grade of "C" or higher; or appropriate score on Math placement test.
  • Complete MET-1100 Technology Orientation

Program Learning Outcomes

This program is designed to prepare students to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:

  1. Utilize inventory management skills including: GIS concepts (minimizing routes); basic use of an inventory management software systems; material flow, and cycle count concepts.
  2. Identify and explain basic safety requirements and good safe work habits for working in manufacturing industries.
  3. Communicate effectively, orally and in writing, and display professionalism, and work well in a team environment.
  4. Utilize basic computer skills including word processing, spreadsheet, and database. (i.e. Excel, Access)
  5. Utilize inventory management skills including: GIS concepts (minimizing routes); basic use of an inventory management software systems; material flow, and cycle count concepts.

Suggested Semester Sequence

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
MET-1100 Technology Orientation 2
MET-1120 Computer Applications and Programming 2
MET-1230 Drawing & AutoCAD 3
Select one of the following: 3
College Composition I  
Honors College Composition I  
Select one of the following: 3
College Algebra  
Honors College Algebra  
Select one of the following: 3
General Psychology  
Honors General Psychology  
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
CNST-1740 Fundamentals of Geographic Information Science 3
MET-1630 Industrial Supply Logistics 3
MET-2041 CAD II & GD&T 3
MET-2601 3D Solid Modeling 3
Select one of the following: 3
Trigonometry  
Honors Trigonometry  
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours31