The National Association of Industrial Technology is recognized as the premiere professional association responsible for:
The promotion of industrial technology in business, industry, education, and government;
The accreditation of industrial technology programs in colleges, universities, and technical institutes; and
The certification of industrial technologists and the recognition of their continued professional development.
Definition of Industrial Technology
Industrial Technology is a field of study designed to prepare technical and/or management oriented professionals for employment in business, industry, education, and government. Industrial Technology is primarily involved with the management, operation, and maintenance of complex technological systems while Engineering and Engineering Technology are primarily involved with the design and installation of these systems.