Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Airframe and Aircraft Powerplant Maintenance Technology, Day, AS S0911

Program: S0911
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Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 70A Aircrft Main Elec & Electronic 3.0
AIRM 65A Aircraft Powerplant Theory 13.0
Total:   16.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 71 Aviation Maintenance Science 6.0
AIRM 72 Aircraft Materials & Processes 2.0
Total:   8.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AIRM 70B Electricity and Electronics 3.0
AIRM 65B Airframe Maintenance 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 Aircraft Airframe Structures 13.0
Total:   13.0
Certificates:Aircraft Powerplant Main.Tech. Day Submit petition:, Student Tab #45 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
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Communication Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
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 SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 3.0
A/AS MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 3.0
Total:   12.0
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 petition:, Student Tab #45
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   

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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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)


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