Industrial Technology (Occupational & Technical Studies) Online (B.S.)

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Darden College of Education & Professional Studies
  • Department of STEM Education & Professional Studies

Degree completion

  • For students with some college credits
  • Complete at least 30 credits online from ODU

Learn how to manage, operate, and maintain complex technological systems that are essential to many modern industries.

You will graduate ready to work as a technical generalist. You'll learn how to assess problems and propose solutions to improve productivity. Answer employers' needs for skilled experts in:

  • product specifications,
  • materials and processes,
  • industrial control and information systems, and
  • manufacturing production.

When you graduate, you will earn a Bachelor of Science in occupational and technical studies with a major in industrial technology.











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We've partnered with the Virginia Community College System and select educational institutions to make transferring easy. The Guaranteed Admission Agreement is intended to ease the transfer process between the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) and Old Dominion University (ODU).

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Industrial engineers monitor a manufacturing system
  • ​To earn a bachelor's degree from ODU, you must complete at least 30 credit hours with us. This Bachelor of Science program requires 120 total credit hours.

    Talk with our enrollment team to determine how your credits will transfer. The sample curriculum can serve as a guide for planning your course of study.

  • Participate in live, regularly scheduled online class meetings and access course materials online from any location. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

  • In-state Virginia Residents
    $393 per credit hour*
    Out-of-State Students
    $426 per credit hour

    Active duty military students may qualify for a discounted undergraduate tuition rate.

    These tuition rates are effective Fall 2023 and subject to change. 
    * In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.

Note: earning a degree from ODU does not guarantee employment in the positions listed above. Explore more career information on our Career Coach website.

Our dedicated enrollment team will guide your transition to ODUGlobal.

  • Finish your degree with us. We offer the upper division (300 and 400 level) courses for this degree program. Work with an enrollment coordinator to review your credits from other higher education institutions. Then you can apply toward a degree from ODU.

  • We've partnered with the Virginia Community College System and select educational institutions to make transferring easy. By applying, you will be assured admission at ODU for the completion of your degree.

    Learn more about Guaranteed Admission to ODU