Water Technology is a career oriented non-transfer vocational
program offering courses leading to a certificate and/or an
Associate degree. The Water Technology program at MSJC
emphasizes a real world approach to diagnostic skill building
and a thorough understanding of system theory and operations.
Professionalism, workplace skills and responsibilities are stressed
along with safety and an awareness of hazardous materials
control. Graduates are primarily employed by cities, counties,
federal agencies and industry that operate and maintain water
treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection and/or
wastewater treatment systems. They may also find employment
in support roles such as equipment sales. For individuals
currently working within these fields, there may be potential
for salary and/or career advancement.