Industrial Process Operator Program (IPOP)
Industrial Process Operator (AAS.IPOP) 63-64 credit hours
Learn the basics of industrial processes and prepare for an exciting career!
Process operators work in many industries, and in plants that produce electricity, commodity gases (natural gas, propane, butane), gasoline, diesel fuel, industrial chemicals, plastics, ultra pure water, pharmaceuticals, and other such products.
With more than $1.2 M worth of process equipment, the hands-on approach of the industrial process operator program (IPOP) guarantees that students learn both the theoretical and practical aspects of process operations and are well-prepared for entry-level positions in various industries. Many of our former students work at the local power plants and gas processing facilities.
Apply for admission and take the Accuplacer tests.
Program Tracks and Tuition
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
63 credit hours
|First Year, basic industry related courses:
- Process Technology
- Safety, Environmental & Health
- Process Operations
- Mechanical & Electrical Overview
- Plant Instrumentation
- Process Equipment
Second Year, Process hands-on training includes:
- Process Control
- Liquid Extraction
- Fixed Bed Reactor
- Water Treatment
- Cooling Tower
- Water Analysis
- Control Room – DCS
| Tuition Rates
IPOP Lab Tour
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