In this program at William Penn University, students obtain leadership qualities which drive businesses toward success. Students become proficient in a variety of mechanical capabilities and develop administrative skills. This degree equips students with proper preparation for supervisorial expertise. They acquire the essential skills needed for developing solutions when facing mechanical difficulties within a work setting.
Provides a strong “hands-on” foundation in manufacturing, energy and power, graphic communications, and construction technologies, along with mathematics and applied computer science. Graduates will be ready for careers demanding a high level of technical ability and skill.
William Penn University is the only private, four-year liberal arts institution in Iowa to combine a professional educational program with a major in industrial technology. Graduates of this state-certified program are qualified to teach industrial technology in grades 7–12.
Management of Technology Emphasis
Combines an industrial technology major, business management minor, and a strong emphasis in applied computer science and digital communications. Graduates are prepared for leadership roles where skill in managing technology and people are essential.
Engineering Technology Emphasis
Has a strong focus on engineering, mathematics, physics, and applied computer science, in addition to the industrial technology foundation. Graduates apply technology in the field of engineering through calculations, theory, and hands-on machine operation.