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Guided Pathways

Airframe and Aircraft Powerplant Maintenance Technology, Day, AS S0911

Program: S0911
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 70A Aircraft Maint Elec & Ele 3.0
AIRM 65A Aircraft Pwrplnt Theory 13.0
Total:   16.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 71 Aviation Maint Science 6.0
AIRM 72 Materials and Processes 1.5
AIRM 73 Aircraft Welding 1.5
Total:   9.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 70B Electricity & Electronics 3.0
AIRM 65B Aircraft Pwrplnt Systems 13.0
Total:   16.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
Total:   4.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 66A Airframe Structures 13.0
Total:   13.0
Certificates:Aircraft Powerplant Main.Tech. Day Submit Certificate Petition: Admissions & Records T0982 & Airframe Main. Tech Day T0991
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S KINES Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 0.5
AA/S LIFE Area E Lifelong Undrstg Course 3.0
Total:   3.5
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 66B Airframe Maint Systems 13.0
Total:   13.0
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
Total:   4.0
Fall Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S USHIS Area D-1 Hist/Pol Sc Course 3.0
AA/S BEHAV Area D-2 Elective Course 3.0
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
AA/S SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 3.0
Total:   14.0
Winter Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S HUM Area C-2 Humanities Course 4.0
AA/S ARTS Area C-1 Arts Course 3.0
Total:   7.0
Airframe & Aircraft Powerplant MainTech Day S0911 Submit Degree Petition: Admissions & Records
Program Notes

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100 or by completing READ 90.  Complete the online Assessment Questionnaire (AQ) at   

Department recommends AIRM 74, 80, and PHYS 1 as elective courses. 


Completion of AIRM 95 A/B, 96A/B, 97A/B, & 98A/B will also satisfy the Aircraft Power plant Maintenance Technology-Evening (Certificate T0952)

Completion of AIRM 90A/B, 91A/B, 92A/B, & 93A/B will also satisfy the Airframe Maintenance Technology –Evening (Certificate T0981)


The Aircraft Maintenance Technology program is one of the oldest technology programs currently in operation at Mt. San Antonio College. Mt. SAC is certified by the Federal Aviation Administration to train new technicians to enter the industry as a general aviation technician, a corporate aircraft technician, or as a commercial aircraft technician.

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