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Industrial Technology (IT)
Welcome to Purdue's Richmond home for Industrial Technology!
What is Industrial Technology (IT)
The Industrial Technology (IT) program is designed to prepare students in both technical and management areas. Graduates are best suited for technical and/or managerial positions in business, industry, and government. Course work includes production planning, industrial ergonomics and safety, quality control and productivity, manufacturing facilities planning and material handling, automated manufacturing systems, automatic identification and data capture, and computer simulation.
Typical entry-level position titles include industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, operations manager, product manager, and quality assurance engineer.
Purdue University College of Technology at Richmond
Room 140, Tom Raper Hall
2325 Chester Blvd.
Richmond, IN 47374
Phone: (765) 973-8228