School of Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies

Gain hands-on experience across a variety of transportation and natural resources programs.



Collision Repair & Restoration

Diesel & Power Generation


Heavy Equipment


Here, we learn by doing. Our students are building the technical skills to transform tomorrow.

Whether it’s your love of cars that drives you or a connection to plants that spurs inspiration, there’s a career path for you at Penn College. Here, you’ll meet a community united by a shared mindset. Thinking critically and learning in specialized labs, our students are chasing their passions to new and exciting places.


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Lisa Golfieri

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Areas of Interest

Choose your path


Have a passion for cars and trucks? Meet that interest head on and hands-on with a variety of options in automotive.


With three degree options to choose from, access to specialized learning labs, and expert faculty leading the way, Penn College is the place to set your future in motion.

Collision Repair & Restoration

Whether you enjoy working with modern cars and trucks or prefer vintage vehicles, our programs lend the theory and specialized training to fuel your future.

Diesel & Power Generation

Dive into power-packed programs with specialized training that employers want most.


In the classroom and in the field, forest technology students are preparing for their futures from day one.

Heavy Equipment

Choose from a Caterpillar-focused curriculum, an operator emphasis, or a technician emphasis and lay the groundwork for a future in heavy equipment.


Pursue a career in horticulture at Penn College and you’ll be at home in our living labs, cultivating real-world experience and nurturing the in-demand skills to thrive.


Supplement your degree with up to two minors. 


See all academic programs at-a-glance.

School of Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies News

Horticulture student receives $1,000 national scholarship

A landscape/horticulture technology student has been awarded $1,000 from the National Association of Landscape Professionals, ...


College pitches in to protect COVID-19 front line

Pennsylvania College of Technology is aiding the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic by donating personal protection equipment ...


Aviation grad featured in national magazine

Levi Schappel, who holds two degrees from Penn College – aviation technology (2012) and aviation maintenance technology (2014) – ...

Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies

Special Events

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Oct 15

PA Build My Future

9:00 AM

Gives students the opportunity to have a day to work in the construction and design industry through an interactive showcase.

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Study Abroad

Gain global experience

At Penn College, the world is your classroom. Soak in the global experience by taking part in our study abroad program where you’ll study in Italy’s exotic car repair shops. 

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Dean's Message

“The success of our graduates reflects the unique learning environment, which sets the School of Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies apart from all other post-secondary institutions."

Brett Reasner

Dean of Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies

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Pre-College Programs

Summer is a time for exploring

We get it. Committing to a career path is a big decision. Pre-College Programs are the perfect introduction to hands-on education. Join us for a program this summer and see what Penn College is all about.

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Featured Program

Automotive Technology

Enjoy working with your hands? Considering a career as an auto technician? Get to work in our advanced learning labs and see if a career in automotive is right for you.

June 14-17, 2020
Students Entering Grades 10-12

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Faculty & Staff

Leading with skill and passion

When you study at Penn College, your instructors will do more than know your name. They'll get to know you. Experienced, passionate, and dedicated to your success, Penn College faculty are here to support your academic journey.

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