AMT Degrees and Certificates

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University Transfer Option

Students who are interested in continuing their education after earning an Associate in Applied Science degree may do so by taking additional courses at Big Bend prior to transferring.  Students may pursue a Bachelor of Science in an Aviation Maintenance Management Degree at Central Washington University (CWU).

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The AAS degree provides students a broad range of industry-driven knowledge and skills that also meet FAA requirements.  The degree builds on a number of short and mid-term certificates for those exploring the world of Aviation Maintenance Technology.  

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Certificates of Achievement

The Certificate of Achievement is designed to provide recognition for the student who does not intend on completing the entire degree program.  This certificate includes related instruction and a minimum of 45 credits in the program.  All courses may be applied toward the AMT Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree.

Airframe Maintenance Technician

Course Description Credits
AMT 149 AMT Airframe Electricity+ 3
AMT 151 Airframe Mechanics I+ 22
AMT 152 Airframe Mechanics II+ 21
BUS 120 Human Relations on the Job** 4
CMST 100 Human Communications** 4
ENGL 109 Applied Technical Writing** 3
FAD 150 Industrial First Aid** 2
MAP 100 Applied Mathematics Aviation Maintenance Technology**+ 2
WLD 103 Beginnig AMT Welding+ 3

Powerplant Maintenance Technician

Course Description Credits
AMT 249 AMT Airframe Electricity+ 2
AMT 251 Powerplant Mechanics I+ 16
AMT 252 Powerplant Mechanics II+ 14
AMT 253 Powerplant Mechanics III+ 16
BUS 120 Human Relations on the Job** 4
CMST 100 Human Communications** 4
ENGL 109 Applied Technical Writing** 3
FAD 150 Industrial First Aid** 2
MAP 100 Applied Mathematics Aviation Maintenance Technology**+ 2

**Related instruction requirement for AAS degree and Certificate of Achievement
+Approved by FAA

Certificates of Accomplishment

The Certificate of Accomplishment is designed to provide recognition of completion of certain approved courses or small modules of courses offered through a particular technical program. This certification is designed for the occasional and or part time student that does not plan to complete an AAS degree or Certificate of Achievement.

BBCC upon request by application, may issue Certificates of Accomplishment upon successful completion of the following approved modules with an earned minimum grade of 2.0 for each course.

Aviation Maintenance-General

Course Description Credits
AMT 148 AMT General Electricity+ 2-7
AMT 150 AMT General+ 16
MAP 100 Applied Technical Mathematics+ 2

Airframe Mechanic I

Course Description Credits
AMT 149 AMT Airframe Electricity+ 3
AMT 151 Airframe Mechanic I+ 21

Airframe Mechanic II

Course Description Credits
AMT 152 Airframe Mechanic II+ 21
WLD 103 Beginning AMT Welding+ 3

Powerplant Mechanic I

Course Description Credits
AMT 251 AMT Powerplant Mechanic I+ 16

Powerplant Mechanic II

Course Description Credits
AMT 249 AMT Powerplant Electricity+ 2
AMT 252 AMT Powerplant Mechanic II+ 14

Powerplant Mechanic III

Course Description Credits
AMT 252 AMT Powerplant Mechanic III+ 16

 

Students may be eligible to take the FAA written, oral, and practical examinations after successful completion of the General curriculum and the Airframe or Powerplant curriculum.

+Approved by FAA

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