The mission of the Department of Industrial Technology is to provide the regional workforce with credentialed, skilled, and competent entry-level technicians, and to be responsive to emerging workforce needs. The Department encourages the development of teamwork and interpersonal communication skills that are required in the workplace. It also stresses the importance of a strong work ethic and the value of continuing education and lifelong learning. Courses and degrees are available for both in-person and remote learning.