Aviation Technology

The Aviation Technology Division offers two areas of study:

Aircraft Technology offers several programs that prepare students for careers in aircraft structures manufacture and repair, luxury craft cabinetmaking, and aircraft electrical equipment repair and installation. Aircraft Technology courses are offered at Crossroads Campus. High school students in Liberty County may take Aircraft Structural Assembly Technician at the Liberty County College and Career Academy through dual enrollment.

Aviation Maintenance offers degree, diploma and certificates. The Aviation Mainteinance degree provides students with an introduction to aviation maintenance as currently understood and practiced by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) mechanic certificate holders with airframe and/or powerplant ratings. In addition, the combined powerplant and airframe curriculum provides technical knowledge and skills required to diagnose problems and repair aircraft powerplants, 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 powerplant and airframe examinations and certification processes. Aviation Maintenance is only offered at Crossroads Campus.