Industrial Automation Technology

Industrial Automation Technology

The Industrial Automation Technology program prepares students for careers and employment in a broad range of manufacturing, food processing, and business environments. Students gain an in-depth knowledge of electricity and electronics, fluid power, mechanical systems, robotics, and manufacturing processes. Students learn through hands-on training utilizing state-of-the-art equipment used in today’s businesses.

Enhance Iowa Grant

The Industrial Automation program is part of the Enhance Iowa project, a grant from the US Department of Labor for equipment, training, and simulation to help prepare individuals in the high demand field of industrial maintenance and automation. 

Transfer Information

Hawkeye’s Industrial and Engineering Technology department has a block articulation agreement with the University of Northern Iowa for general education and technical credits. For more information, contact a program advisor.

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt
Buchanan Hall 128
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Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-2329 ext.1062
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Program Advisors

Doug Kruger
Butler Hall 127
319-296-2329 ext.1303
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Dan Utley
Butler Hall 123B
319-296-2329 ext.1730
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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