Aviation Maintenance Technology

Offered At the following campus locations
Program Overview

The Aviation Maintenance Technology diploma program is intended to provide students with an introduction to the occupational area of aviation maintenance as currently understood and practiced by Federal Aviation, Administration (FAA) mechanic certificate holders with airframe and/or power plant ratings. In addition, the combined power plant and airframe curriculum is designed to provide students with the technical knowledge and skills required to diagnose problems and repair aircraft power plants, both reciprocating and turbine, their systems and components; and airframes, both metal and wood, their systems and components. Satisfactory completion of all program courses entitles students to participate in FAA power plant and airframe examinations and certification processes.

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Entrance Requirements

Education: A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for admission. Age: 16 years or older Placement: Achievement of appropriate scores on the college's placement test or submission of acceptable SAT or ACT scores. Compass - writing 32, reading 70, math 26, or Asset - writing 37, reading 38, math 35 or SAT scores of 430 critical reading and 400 math or ACT scores of 13 reading, 12 English, and 17 math. Provisional Admission accepted.

Course Overview
CourseCredit Hours
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts 3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev 2
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers 3
AVMT 1000 Aviation Mathematics 2
AVMT 1010 Aircraft Maintenance Regs 2
AVMT 1020 Aircraft Applied Sciences I 5
AVMT 1025 Aircraft Applied Sciences II 4
AVMT 1030 Aircraft Electricity & Electronics 5
AVMT 1210 Aviation Physics 2
AVMT 2010 Aircraft Airframe Structures 2
AVMT 2020 Airframe Sheet Metal 2
AVMT 2025 Airframe Non-Metallic Structures 2
AVMT 2030 Airframe Welding 1
AVMT 2040 Airframe Assembly and Rigging 2
AVMT 2060 Aircraft Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems 2
AVMT 2070 Aircraft Landing Gear Systems 3
AVMT 2095 Aircraft Comm & Nav Sys 2
AVMT 2080 Aircraft Environ Ctrl Systems 3
AVMT 2085 Aircraft Fuel & Instrument Systems 3
AVMT 2090 Aircraft Electrical Systems 4
AVMT 2210 Reciprocating Engine Powerplants I 3
AVMT 2050 Airframe Inspection 4
AVMT 2220 Reciprocating Engine Powerplants II 4
AVMT 2230 Gas Turbine Powerplants I 3
AVMT 2240 Gas Turbine Powerplants II 3
AVMT 2260 Aircraft Eng Fuel & Metering Syst 4
AVMT 2270 Powerplant Fire Prot & Elect Sys 3
AVMT 2275 Powerplant Ignt & Starting Sys 4
AVMT 2280 Aircraft Powerplant Acces Syst 3
AVMT 2285 Aircraft Propeller Systems 3