Our FAA Part 147 approved AMT program is designed to teach students entry-level technical skills in Airframe and Powerplant mechanics. Choose the AMT education option that works best for you! Complete the program 100% on-campus, or our partially online option allows you to learn from home first, then finish the on-ground portion at our Tulsa campus.
Check our authorization list to ensure you live in a state that has approved our online AMT option.
Successful completion qualifies graduates to sit for the FAA’s mechanic’s certificate with both Airframe and Powerplant Ratings*. Obtaining the A&P certificates is encouraged and provides Spartan graduates with additional options, but A&P certification is optional and not a requirement for graduation. The certifications are optional because the skills and information taught in the program are applicable to other maintenance industries and professions, in addition to aviation. Our AMT program gives you the training and experience to learn skills that employers are looking for, including:
Spartan College student housing is apartment-style living providing private bedrooms and shared common areas. Student housing availability is limited and is filled in order of application. For married students and students with families, we offer an apartment referral service. Benefits of student housing include:
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$37,890 is the national entry-level salary (regional salaries vary), which is the 10th percentile of wages, for Aviation Maintenance Technicians according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
You may hear the terms Aviation Maintenance Technology program or Airframe & Powerplant program – these programs are fundamentally the same. They both lead to eligibility for the certification process with the FAA for the Airframe & Powerplant certificate.
First, applicants must provide proof they’ve graduated high school or high school equivalency certificate based on the General Education Development (GED) test. Applicants will also need their high school transcript from an accredited institution. (However, an official copy of the military DD214 may be used as an official proof of high school graduation only if the document includes a specific graduation date.)
For a full list of prerequisites, check out our College Catalog for our Tulsa programs.
To ensure every student has the most up-to-date information about the cost of our Aviation Maintenance Technology program, we regularly update our Catalog Supplement guide. Admissions representatives can answer detailed questions about the program, cost, and financial aid opportunities to those who qualify.