Aviation Technology

Mid-South Community College can prepare you for a satisfying and financially-rewarding career in Aviation Maintenance through education and training at its FAA Certified, state-of-the-art Aviation Maintenance Technician School, certificate #2MCT601K.



The Aviation Maintenance program teaches you all you need to know for the Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) licensure exam, opening the door to a rewarding and dynamic career in the aviation industry and jobs maintaining a broad spectrum of aircraft, from small aircraft to large-scale commercial jets.

The Aviation Maintenance Technology curriculum starts with general entry-level subjects such as aircraft familiarization, math, physics, and basic electricity as applicable to aircraft before moving on to airframe and powerplant subjects such as hydraulics, landing gear, flight controls, and the teardown, inspection, buildup and testing of reciprocating and turbine engines.

Mid-South Community College offers degree and certificate programs to meet student and community needs. Program courses address general education knowledge as well as behaviors needed for good citizenship and successful careers. Goals and course objectives are listed in the colleges catalog under Academic Programs to inform students so that they can better relate their college studies to their personal educational and career goals.

For more information about programs offered at Mid-South Community College or how to register, contact the Admissions Office at 870.733.6728 or email admissions@midsouthcc.edu.

Potential Annual Salary for Aviation Maintenance Careers

$30,000 – $100,000+



Students with disabilities verified by a qualified physician are entitled

 to reasonable accommodations needed to complete their educational goals while attending MSCC.

For Gainful Employment information, please visit www.midsouthcc.edu/index.php?id=367.


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