Aviation Maintenance Technology Associate of Applied Science

Offered at the Following Campus Locations

Program Overview

The Aviation Maintenance Technology degree 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 powerplant ratings. In addition, the combined powerplant and airframe curriculum is designed to provide students with the 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.

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or GED. Minimum age requirement of 16. COMPASS test score minimum: Reading 79, English 62, Algebra 37.

Effective April 4, 2016, Savannah Technical College will use ACCUPLACER as its primary placement test. For this program, the minimum ACCUPLACER scores are: Reading Comprehension 64, Sentence Skills 70, Elementary Algebra 57.
Savannah Technical College will continue to honor valid COMPASS test scores for five years from the test date.