Industrial Systems Specialist Career Outlook

Percent Employed

93%

Employed

 

WITC Graduate Survey Responses 2016-2017*

Employed in Related Field

77%

Employed in a Related Field

 

WITC Graduate Survey Responses 2016-2017*

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$37,818

Average Yearly Salary*

 

*Industrial Systems Specialist is a new program at WITC. No graduate follow-up data was available, so wage data was derived from WITC's 2016–2017 Graduate Survey Results.


Careers

Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Electrical Maintenance Technicians install or repair a variety of electrical equipment in telecommunications, transportation, utilities and other industries.

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Instrumentation and Controls Technician 

Instrumentation and Controls Technicians combine knowledge of mechanical technology with knowledge of electrical and electronic circuits. They operate, test, and maintain unmanned, automated, robotic or electro-mechanical equipment.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Field Service Technician

  • Electrical and Instrument Technician  

  • Service Technician 

Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Industrial Systems Specialist technical diploma at WITC, you continue your education to obtain an associate degree, bachelor's degree and beyond,. 

Articulation Agreements

The Automation for Industrial Systems program at WITC has articulation agreements with Lakeland University, UW-Barron County, UW-Green Bay, UW-Stout. 

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"Being a retired military veteran of 22 years, I have attended numerous training schools and programs. I can't remember a level of professionalism as high as brought forth by the staff at WITC. I've seen a genuine commitment to quality education as well as a sincere concern for the success of the student." 

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