Aircraft General Mechanics
Gain basic skills in general mechanics.
Selective Admissions Program: In order to be fully admitted to this program, you must fulfill the requirements listed in Program Admissions. See an advisor for details.
Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes
What can I do with this certificate?
Career Options: Gain a position as a panel technician for an aircraft facility. Combine with the Aircraft Airframe Mechanics and/or Aircraft Powerplant Mechanics certificates for an entry-level position in aircraft building, maintenance
Academic Options: Continue your studies by
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.
Program Requirements 2018-2019
Students must have completed the following prerequisites (with grades posted) before they may begin the application process.
REA 091 Reading Improvement II with a C or better or reading assessment score at the level of REA 112 or higher
Required Core Courses
A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|AVM 110||Aircraft Blueprint Reading||3|
|AVM 114||Regulatory Requirements||3|
|AVM 202||Aviation Safety||2.5|
|AVM 205||Motion Dynamics||2.5|
|AVM 206||Materials and Processes||2.5|
|AVM 207||Weight and Balance||2.5|
|AVM 208||Basic Electricity||2.5|
|GTM 105V||Applied Technical Mathematics for Aviation||3|
|Total (without preparatory coursework)
|Total (with preparatory coursework)||23-30|