SPARTAN COLLEGE PARTNERS WITH SKYWEST AIRLINES TO LAUNCH NEW AVIATION MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN PATHWAY
Complete your training in Aviation Maintenance Technology at Spartan College while earning your Associate Degree or Diploma and preparing for your Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) FAA certification.¹ In addition to a customized SkyWest experience, you may qualify for several exclusive SkyWest benefits as you complete credit hour benchmarks toward graduation – and Spartan scholarships, if you qualify.
The SkyWest Aviation Technician Career Pathway engages participating students throughout their education experience. This opportunity allows you to train for the professional maintenance team at the largest U.S. regional airline.² Participating students can enjoy their SkyWest experience throughout their educational journey at Spartan College.
Your benefits look like:
*Once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted
Speak to an admissions representative, who can provide additional information on Spartan’s acceptance criteria and enrollment process.
Connect with a SkyWest representative about the details and benefits of participating in the SkyWest Aviation Technician Pathway while training at Spartan College.
Gain hands-on training using relevant mechanical components with experienced FAA Part 147 professionals in less than 2 years.
After you’ve graduated, the SkyWest Aviation Technician Career Pathway requires that you obtain your A&P Certification with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).¹
Graduates are given a priority interview with SkyWest Airlines. The Aviation Technician Career Pathway also gives you access to interview preparation, mentoring, and networking through SkyWest.
Meet the admissions criteria for the pathway program along with Spartan’s academic requirements.
Speak to one of our Admissions Representatives, who can provide additional information and help you through the application process.
In as few as 17 months, you can complete our FAA Part 141 approved program and Associate of Applied Science (AAS) at an ACCSC accredited college earning your Private Pilot, Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot Single Engine, Commercial Pilot Multi-Engine, Certified Flight Instructor, and Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII) certifications.*
After graduation, recieve a guaranteed interview to become a Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) at our flight school and help train more SkyWest cadets to become pilots.
When you graduate with your AAS in Aviation Flight you become qualified to reduce your Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) hours to 1,250, which you can accumulate as a CFI.
As you approach your 1,250 hours, be among the first to interview with SkyWest Airlines. Being a part of the SkyWest Pilot Pathway Program at Spartan College gives you access to interview prep, mentoring, and networking.
*Tulsa's campus offers student housing
LOS ANGELES AREA CAMPUS
The LA Area Campus is conveniently located on Aviation Boulevard only about a mile from LAX airport which is also near a large number of aerospace focused companies that employ some of our graduates.
INLAND EMPIRE AREA CAMPUS
Inland Empire Area campus is located on the historic Flabob Airport in Riverside, California. Founded in 1925, Flabob Airport is Riverside’s first civil airport. Spartan's newest hangar is located at the seventh oldest active airport in California.
² The SkyWest Technician Career Pathway (“Pathway”) is intended to provide SkyWest with a pipeline of prospective technicians. The Pathway is available to interested Spartan College students who are enrolled in a Spartan technician program (“Program”). Pathway terms and availability may be subject to change. Spartan students in the Pathway may be eligible for Education Assistance from SkyWest subject to meeting specific benchmarks within the Program and after graduation. Any Education Assistance is paid by SkyWest directly to the student and requires a contract between SkyWest and the student. Spartan College is not a party to any contract between SkyWest and the student. Employment with SkyWest is not guaranteed. Students in the Pathway may also be eligible for a Spartan College scholarship. See the College Catalog for additional details.
³ COVID-19 restrictions may apply.
⁴ No college can guarantee employment.