Industrial Maintenance (A.A.S.)

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)

Our programs will help you to develop a wide variety of technical skills in electricity, hydraulics and pneumatics, as well as computer-controlled motor circuits. Your new career in Industrial Maintenance will allow you to maintain and install the latest state-of-the-art equipment to keep industry on line. Jump in and start your Life. Changing. journey today!

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High Demand + Associate's Degree = Incredible Opportunities

Earn Some Impressive Credentials

  • Training in electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and lubrication systems.
  • Courses in fluid power, motor controls, industrial pumps and drive, and programmable logic controllers.
  • Professional skills like mathematics, critical thinking, and computer use.

Employers Across Iowa Are Looking For You

  • John Deere
  • Vermeer
  • Pella Corporation
  • JBS
  • And dozens more!

Job Outlook

hourly starting wage

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Total Cost: $14,900
Entry Term: Fall & Spring
Length: 6 terms or 18 months

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Top 5 Reasons to Get Your Industrial Maintenance Degree at Indian Hills: 

  • There’s a big demand for qualified maintenance techs across Iowa.
  • You might qualify for a tuition-free degree. Yes, really.
  • You can turn your previous experience into college credits.
  • It’s a flexible program, so you can keep working while you learn
  • Your advanced skills and professional savvy will impress every employer.

It’s time to power up your career – let's map out your perfect plan today. 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • In-state tuition: $203 per credit hour
  • Out-of-state tuition: $255 per credit hour
  • Your total bill will be based on the number of credit hours for which you are enrolled. Some programs of study will require you to purchase a uniform, books, tools, or other items, and it is important to budget for these costs as well.
  • For more information on the Cost of Attendance, please visit our Financial Aid page.

Yes, we have five residence halls including apartment-style and traditional style dorms.

Indian Hills has articulation agreements and transfer plans with many four-year colleges and universities. However, not all credits are guaranteed to transfer because of differences in programs and requirements among various institutions. An Academic Advisor will also assist you in your future academic plans.

The first step in order to receive financial aid is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Complete and submit the FAFSA online. It is important to file the FAFSA as soon after October 1st as possible to ensure you receive priority processing.

Our school code is 008298.

Most degrees at Indian Hills can be completed in approximately 2 years depending on program and individual circumstances such as transfer credits and time away from school.

View detailed program requirements in our catalog.


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Martin Blomme

Martin Blomme
Associate Professor, Industrial Maintenance Technology

(641) 683-5291
[email protected]

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Mattie Francis

Mattie Francis

(641) 683-5114
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Jeff Henderson

Jeff Henderson
Associate Dean, Advanced Technologies

(641) 683-5111 x1757
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