This certificate is designed to prepare you to perform entry-level industrial maintenance repairs. You will learn to identify, perform scheduled maintenance, troubleshoot and perform repairs on equipment and machines. The theory of fluid power, hydraulics, mechanical systems and electricity will be learned through lecture and hands-on lab experiences.

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Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $3,456.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $3,474.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated housing and meals: $3,825.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

Required Classes for Electromechanical Specialist | Cert

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
ELE 101 Industrial Safety 1
ELE 112 Basic Electrical Theory 3
MFG 125 Intro to Automation 4
ELE 195 Motor Control 3
IND 146 Mech Power Transmission I 3
MAT 772 Applied Math 3

All students must attend the summer Program Orientation, or must meet/contact their Electromechanical Specialist program advisor prior to taking their first course.

All part-time students must meet with a Electromechanical Specialist  program advisor to develop a sequential Plan of Study prior to taking their first course. (failure to do so may result in the student taking longer to complete the program)

Students must take their program core courses in sequence, and during the same semester as is reflected on the published Plan of Study.

Entrance Requirements

Submit your official high school/college transcripts to

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Dave McDonald
Electronic Engineering Technology Instructor
712.274.8733 Ext. 1281
Sioux City Campus, Room L415
Bill Koontz
Industrial Electrician Instructor
712.274.8733 Ext. 1358
Sioux City Campus, Room B115
Greg Strong
Division Chair
712.274.8733 Ext. 1480
Sioux City, Room B109