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Reach for new heights with a career in aviation.
Aviation Maintenance Technology
Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.)
Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)
Aviation Maintenance Technician
When you study aviation maintenance at Penn College, even the sky isn’t the limit.
Our hands-on approach to education, small class sizes, and expert faculty make learning engaging. You’ll be actively immersed in your education, energized, and prepared to dive into a high-demand career in this growing industry.
Explore our programs
Aviation Maintenance Technology (B.S.)
Aviation Technology (A.A.S.)
Hone the technical skills to land an in-demand position as an aircraft maintenance technician.
Aviation Maintenance Technician Certificate
Gain the real-world skills you need to fuel your future in aviation maintenance.
Minors & Immersions
Pair a minor with any bachelor's degree, or an immersion with any bachelor's or associate's degree.
Ready for takeoff
In this action-packed mini-camp, students will dive into the growing opportunities in the field of aviation maintenance. During this two-day immersive experience, they'll explore all the labs within the Lumley Aviation Center. Check out the hanger packed with a fleet of college-owned aircraft. And learn what it takes to earn a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Certificate.
Aviation Workforce Success Mini-Camp
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Saturday, June 24 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM
Saturday, July 29 8:30 - 2 :30 PM
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Define your future
There are lots of ways to explore your future across all types of majors from nursing to culinary.
Get a taste of tomorrow
- Stay and learn on campus over your summer break
- Explore a variety of career options
- Experience our hands-on approach to education
- Earn up to $2,000 in Penn College scholarships
Here for you every step of the way
Aviation Workforce Success Project (AWSP)
Our nation faces critical projected shortages of skilled aviation maintenance professionals. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a faster than average job growth for aircraft technicians of five percent from 2019 to 2029.* The Aviation Technician Education Council (ATEC) estimates a need for more than 10,000 mechanics annually to meet national market demand.** Penn College was awarded an Aviation Workforce Development Grant of $214,500 from the FAA to help bolster the numbers of individuals entering these rewarding careers.
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