Powerplant Technology (AAS-PPT)

Program Location:
Alabama Aviation Center at Brookley Field

Aviation Division

Length: Four Semesters

This program prepares students to take the Federal Aviation Administration written, oral, and practical examinations required for certification as an aviation maintenance technician with a powerplant endorsement. Graduates earn an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Powerplant Technology.

This is a career program designed for students to go directly into the labor market upon completion. Although some of the courses in this program will transfer to four-year institutions, this program is not designed to be a transfer program of study; therefore, it is not subject to the terms and conditions of STARS.

Semester One

Upon completion of Semester One, students will take their Generals Comprehensive Exam and FAA Written Generals Exam. 

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Semester Three

Upon completion of Semester Three, students will take their PowerPlan Comprehensive Exam and FAA Written PowerPlant Exam. 

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Complete Graduation Application

Complete the graduation application and begin the process of a review of your degree plan before your final semester.

Semester Four

Upon completion of Semester Four, students will take their FAA Oral & Practical exam. 

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15-16
Total credits:
60-61

Overview

Subject

Type

A.A.S.

Degree Plan

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