Aviation Technology


About this program

Penn College is where a career in aviation technology takes flight. Here, you’ll learn alongside passionate and engaging faculty who bring years of experience. Explore complex theories and apply them in our 50,000-square-foot aviation center. This hands-on, technology-driven program will prepare you for your FAA Mechanical License. And when you’re done, you’ll be prepared to dive into lots of different technical positions from commercial aviation to manufacturing.  

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Overall Placement





  • 商用航空维修技师 
  • General aviation 
  • 航空维修站 
  • 制造商的服务 
  • Helicopter technician

At Penn College, we believe your educational experience should go beyond specialized skills. Real-world ready means taking a broader approach that builds communication skills, inspires collaboration, and encourages 探索艺术、历史和科学.

​​Specialization requires in-depth knowledge and high-level proficiency. Students learn and 运用专业特有的概念、技能和方法.

  • Aviation Practices I (AVI100)
  • 航空实务II (AVI105)
  • 航空基础I (AVI110)
  • 航空基础II (AVI115)
  • Aviation Science I (AVI120)
  • 航空基础电力I (AVI125)
  • 飞机往复式发动机(AVI140)
  • Aviation Science II (AVI130)
  • 航空基础电力II (AVI135)
  • 飞机涡轮发动机(AVI145)
  • 飞机发动机燃油计量系统(AVI150)
  • 飞机发动机点火系统(AVI155)
  • 飞机发动机系统(AVI160)
  • 发动机电气系统(AVI165)
  • 飞机发动机故障排除 & Inspection (AVI170)
  • 老式飞机结构(AVI200)
  • 飞机钣金结构(AVI205)
  • 复合飞机结构(AVI210)
  • Airframe Systems I (AVI215)
  • Airframe Systems II (AVI220)
  • Rotary Wing Systems & Maintenance (AVI225)
  • 先进飞机电气系统(AVI230)
  • Airframe Electronic & Instrument Systems (AVI335)
  • Airframe Inspection (AVI340)

​Perspectives are points of view, offering a variety of ways of understanding, interacting, and influencing the world. Students identify, explain, and utilize the approaches used by academics and professionals to study, analyze, or understand problems, and offer solutions.

  • 信息,技术 & Society (CSC124) or
  • 非资讯科技专业的网络安全(CSC229)
  • Physics Survey (PHS103)
  • 核心应用艺术视角(AAP) or
  • 核心历史透视(HIP) or
  • 核心社会科学视角(SSP) or
  • 核心艺术透视(ARP) or
  • Core Global & 文化多样性视角(CDP)

​​Foundations are the practical, intellectual, and social skills: communication, collaboration, critical and ethical thinking, quantitative thinking, and technological literacy that are crucial to every student at every stage of education and at every stage of life.

  • English Composition I (ENL111)
  • College Algebra & Trigonometry I (MTH181)
  • 英语作文二(ENL121) or
  • Technical & 专业沟通(ENL201) or
  • Speech Elective (SPC)
  • 信息,技术 & Society (CSC124) or
  • 非资讯科技专业的网络安全(CSC229)
Aviation Center

Aviation Center

Gain hands-on experience working on a fleet of College-owned aircraft in a licensed repair facility for private aircraft - preparing you for your FAA Mechanical License.

Maker Profiles
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Industry Partners


Penn College's strong partnerships impact every step of your journey – from your first day in the classroom and labs, to career placement (oftentimes before graduation) and beyond.

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Student Life




Introduce the dynamics of aeronautics by applying theory to real life projects. These projects include RC builds; small and large scale, rocketry or anything that is designed to fly through the air.



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Penn College News

Penn College crew engages in Aerospace Day at state Capitol

Four 美高梅棋牌娱乐 aviation maintenance technology students, 还有两名教师和两名大学工作人员, took part in the inaugural Aerospace Day at the state Capitol. Held Tuesday, the event highlighted opportunities in the aerospace and aviation industries in Pennsylvania. Penn College was part of a select group of aerospace and aviation industry and higher education representatives.



Blue skies were in the forecast for the eighth and final Employee Engagement Series session of the 2023-24 academic year, 最近在美高梅MGM娱乐拉姆利航空中心举行. 中心的工作人员和教职员工充当“机组人员”,” participating employees were engaged in a range of experiences for their professional development outing.


The hangar was hoppin'!

A first for the Lumley Aviation Center and Penn College students – an Aviators Ball was held recently, drawing more than 100 students to the college’s facility at the Williamsport Regional Airport in Montoursville. 这场半正式的活动以音乐为特色, food, photo ops, 活动和与同学的联系.

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Study Abroad

Gain global experience

通过威廉斯堡看世界. Take your education abroad and get hands-on experience learning about your industry on a global scale.

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实习是职业准备的关键. Apply your knowledge to the workplace and learn about the industry first-hand.

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Our Leadership

Faculty Story


利用大气的力量,滑翔机飞行员迈克尔. Robison, a Penn College aviation instructor, soars among world-class competitors.


More Information

认证:美国联邦航空管理局, approved under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 147.

The following grading system is applied to all AVI-designated courses. 成绩没有四舍五入.

A = 90 – 100
B = 80 – 89.99
C = 72 – 79.99
D = 70 – 71.99
F = 69.99 and below


View the 航空技术工具清单

制服和工具可通过 The College Store.

Alternative Credit refers to academic credits earned through means other than traditional college course completion, 包括:考试学分, articulation, 高中时获得的能力证明, work/life experience, and advanced placement.

Visit the 其他信贷选择 page for requirements and procedures and for information on credit through Advanced Placement.

  • Mr. James Brady, '85, 高级经理,质量控制, United Airlines
  • Mr. Christopher Burns, Director, MaintenancePolari的航空解决方案
  • Mr. 布拉德利·T·科尔,07年,09年, 主管、维护, Corning Incorporated
  • Mr. Linh Do, '09, 飞机维修主管航空运输部, Air Products
  • Mr. Robert Evans, Training & 安全总监,合规官, Sterling Helicopter
  • Mr. Darrell Frey, President/CEO, New World Aviation
  • Mr. 克里斯托弗·盖曼,2009年,2010年, 产品支持主管, Lycoming Engines
  • Mr. Jeffery Gazey, '02, 航空维修总监Geisinger健康系统
  • Mr. Joel A Glover, Director, Maintenance,高级兰开斯特LP
  • Mr. 富兰克林·A·哈特曼,1985年 Delivery Manager空中客车公司,总装线
  • Mr. Terrence A Heim, 2012年,Halle Enterprises, Inc.
  • Mr. William Hertz, '95, CASS Manager,喷气航空飞行服务公司.
  • Mr. Brian Katherman, '10, 航空支援经理, The Hershey Company
  • Mr. George F McKinney, Sr., Vice President,洛克海文航空零部件公司.
  • Mr. 凯文·潘尼巴克,12届, Aircraft Mechanic, Classic Services, Inc.
  • Mr. Aaron Phillips, '06, Aircraft Technician, Pfizer Inc.
  • Mr. 道格拉斯·R·菲利普斯,2012年 Maintenance Manager公务机管理
  • Mr. William Snyder, '70, 联邦航空管理局, Retired
  • Mr. S. Michael Vennie, 技术运营高级总监, Bighorn Airways, Inc.
  • Mr. 安德鲁·D·祖克,2002年,2007年 飞机维修主管,空气产品和化学品
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    宾大的毕业生需求量很大. 雇主参加招聘会就是证明. 吸引超过400家机构, this popular event is hosted twice per year and introduces students to all types of businesses from startups to Fortune 500 companies.