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Fitchburg State University 2013-14 Undergraduate Catalog 
Fitchburg State University 2013-14 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Energy Management Technology Concentration, Industrial Technology, B.S.

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Industrial Technology

Sanjay Kaul
Associate Professors
Assistant Professors
Sanjay Kaul James Alicata Matthew McGee
  Keith Chenot Abdel Gabar Mustafa
  Cap Corduan Susan Sheridan
  Robert Lipset
  Wayne Whitfield  

Objectives for the Program in Industrial Technology

The Industrial Technology Department is unique at Fitchburg State University in that it offers two major degree programs and seven concentrations, including:

•Bachelor of science in Education, with a major in Technology Education (120 semester hours)

• Bachelor of science in Industrial Technology (120 semester hours), with concentrations in Architectural Technology, Construction Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Energy Management Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, and Technical Theatre.

Liberal Arts and Sciences Requirements

For students in the bachelor of science in Technology Education and the bachelor of science in Industrial Technology, all concentrations:


* Not required for Construction or Theater Concentrations.

Requirements for the Major in Industrial Technology

The concentrations offered in the Industrial Technology program were developed with the intention of providing a pool of highly skilled technologists who can sustain the needs of industry within the Commonwealth to function in a project management capacity, including:

The concentrations include:

  • Architectural Technology
  • Construction Technology
  • Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Energy Management Technology
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology
  • Technical Theatre Arts

Computer Literacy requirement is met through ITEC 1720, Computers in Industrial Technology.

Speaking/Listening requirement along with Jr/Sr Writing requirement is met through ITEC 1700, Evolution of Industrial Technology.

Energy Management Technology Concentration 120 Cr.

The Energy Management Technology concentration provides students with a general base of HVAC, building utilities and energy. The concentration is aimed to find rewarding and challenging careers in this fast growing, heterogeneous and enormously required concentration. Students learn up-to-date methods and techniques that ensure high quality and are required in different industries as well as utilities. The concentration is the perfect complement of our Architecture and Construction program, thereby providing a more tightly focused program. The concentration integrates formal classroom instruction with applied laboratory work, field practice and experience for a career in their discipline. The following technical courses (57 S.H.) are required in the concentration:

Additional Requirements

An additional 15 semester hours of Industrial Technology or declared minor electives are required to complete the program.

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