Industrial Electrical Technology

Associate in Applied Science

With an Industrial Electrical Technology Associate in Applied Science degree, you can start or advance in a lucrative career as an electrician or you may choose to electrical technician, or continue on to a bachelor's program in the areas of electrical engineering or manufacturing engineering.

Scholarships available – and one might have your name on it

The program provides a comprehensive education on electrical theory, code, safety, and modern industrial, commercial, and residential electrical technology. Students learn wiring and installation techniques and enjoy modern classroom and laboratory equipment to learn the skills and knowledge they’ll need on the job.

A Quality Education

Graduates will be ready to build, troubleshoot, and maintain complex control and instrumentation systems.

Get Involved

Network with other students through ICC student organizations including Rotaract, the Student Government Association and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Career Opportunities

Electrician, Electrical Technician, Electronics Engineering Technologists, Maintenance and Repair Workers


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters66 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2024-25

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


15 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

Meet Our Students and Alumni

ICC Scholarship Leads Kyle to Success
Bright Sparks: Nestor Finds Mentorship and Success During His Electrical Apprenticeship
Powering Up: Ian Lucera’s Apprenticeship Prepares Him for Work and Future Education
Crafting Careers: Cyle’s Dedication to Apprenticeship Excellence

This program is comprehensive, challenging, and fun. Our students leave ICC confident and well-prepared for sustainable, well-paying careers.

Zachary Flinn, Assistant Professor, Agricultural & Industrial Technology
Let’s Get Started ▸

How Do I Get Into the Industrial Electrical Technology Program?

This program will prepare students for well-paying jobs after graduation or for transfer to bachelor’s degree electrical engineering programs. Talk to an Admissions representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 700 scholarships.
  4. High school coursework in Algebra and Trigonometry, Industrial Technology, Computer Science and Software is beneficial.
  5. Having a mechanical aptitude is also helpful.

What Can I Expect As an Industrial Electrical Technology Student?

How Am I Going to Manage This?


Edwards Library / Administration Building » L220C
East Peoria Campus
Mon-Thur: 8 am – 4:30 pm
Fri: 8 am – 2 pm