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Our 50,000 square-foot instructional facility is used exclusively for training students interested in careers in aviation and avionics.

College-owned aircraft
You can work on a fleet of College-owned aircraft in a licensed repair facility for private aircraft.

Only 1/3 of the 200 schools certified by the FAA award associate's or bachelor's degrees. Penn College offers both.

The median annual wage for aircraft mechanics and service technicians was $55,980 in May 2013. (source)

The Penn College aviation program built upon my prior military aviation experience to the point where I could pursue a multitude of career opportunities.

Kenneth Harding, mechanic, Delta Airlines

We have so much hands-on time in lab ... The teachers treat us with respect and trust...

Ben Thompson, Aviation Maintenance Technology B.S. degree, 2009

Choose a degree
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Aviation Maintenance Technology

  • aviation technician with major airlines
  • commuter airlines
  • fixed-base operators
  • aerospace subcontractors
  • aircraft manufacturers
  • the Federal Aviation Administration

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)

Aviation Technology

  • maintenance technicians for commercial aviation
  • general aviation
  • aviation repair stations
  • manufacturer's services


Aviation Maintenance Technician

  • commercial aviation
  • general aviation
  • aviation repair stations
  • manufacturer's services

Other Aviation Information

FedEx Express Donates Boeing 727-200F to College

FedEx Express Donates Boeing 727-200F to CollegeA Boeing 727-200F aircraft from FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) made its final descent Wednesday onto the runway at the Williamsport Regional Airport. Celebration of this landing and tremendously generous donation to Pennsylvania College of Technology took place at the college's Lumley Aviation Center. A tour of the aircraft followed its arrival.

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Aviation Program Review Executive Summary

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