Discover the Gateway to Industry Excellence with Rio's Industrial Technology Program
As an Industrial Technologist, you become the vital link between senior management and the dynamic production environment. Your journey with us involves applying your knowledge and skills to engineer complex manufacturing systems, focusing on analysis, design, and implementation.
Tailored for ambitious students aspiring to thrive in supervisory and management roles, our curriculum encompasses a comprehensive preparation for careers in production, automation, maintenance, quality control, finishing, and logistics within the industry. Picture yourself as the facilitator of ideas, bridging the gap from the production floor to senior management.
At Rio, you'll gain a robust foundation in the practical utilization of both manual and automated machinery, along with associated tools. Our program delves into industrial manufacturing processes, materials, design principles, human relations, and logistics, all enriched with hands-on laboratory experiences. Complemented by applied science and mathematics courses, our graduates stand out in the industry, sought after for their practical skills and knowledge.
Industry-Relevant Curriculum: Stay ahead in the rapidly evolving field of industrial technology with a curriculum crafted in collaboration with industry experts such as Toyota, Nucor, General Mills, and Bellisio. Our program equips students with the skills and knowledge that employers are seeking.
Join a Growing Field: The demand for skilled professionals in industrial technology is on the rise. Our program opens doors to a wide range of career opportunities in a field that is essential to modern industry.
Hands-On Learning: Our program is designed to provide hands-on experience from day one. Students won't just learn the theory; they'll be actively engaged in real-world projects, ensuring they're job-ready upon graduation.
Affordable Education: Quality education shouldn't come with a hefty price tag. Our community college offers an affordable option for students seeking a top-notch education in industrial technology without breaking the bank.
Job Placement Assistance: We're committed to your success beyond graduation. Our career services team works closely with students to help them secure job opportunities in the field, providing resume workshops, interview preparation, and job placement assistance.
Cutting-Edge Facilities: Our state-of-the-art labs and facilities are equipped with the latest technology used in the industry. Students will have access to tools and equipment that mirror what they'll encounter in their future careers.
Expert Faculty: Learn from experienced professionals who have a deep understanding of the industrial technology landscape. Our faculty not only teach but also bring real-world insights and connections to the classroom.
Internship Opportunities: Gain practical experience through our extensive network of industry partnerships. Internships are a key component of our program, providing students with the chance to apply their skills in a professional setting.
Small Class Sizes: Enjoy personalized attention and a supportive learning environment with our small class sizes. This ensures that students can actively participate, ask questions, and build strong relationships with both faculty and fellow students.