San Joaquin Valley College Aviation Maintenance Technology Program
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Founded in 1977, SJVC is an accredited private junior college with campuses located throughout California - including an Online division - offering a balance of classroom instruction and hands-on training to meet your needs.
SJVC's Aviation program prepares you with the skills and technical knowledge needed to work on aircraft airframe and powerplant.
Our AMT program focuses on preparing you for certification as an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Mechanic.
Aircraft engine repair
Propeller & engine systems
Basic electricity & electronics
Turbine/jet engine systems
Fuel metering systems
Sheet metal structures
Graduates earn an Associate of Science degree and are prepared to test for an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
San Joaquin Valley College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org
SJVC is a private institution and is approved to operate as an accredited institution by the California Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). Approval to operate means that SJVC has been found in compliance with the standards set forth in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (California Education Code, Title 3, Division 10, Part 59, Chapter 8) and Title 5, Division 7.5 - Private Postsecondary Education of the California Code of Regulations.
Any questions that a student may have regarding the college catalog and/or catalog supplement that have not been satisfactorily answered by the institution may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at:
Mailing Address P.O. Box 980818 West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818
Physical Address 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400 Sacramento, CA 95833
Telephone Numbers Toll free (888) 370-7589 (916) 431-6959, Fax Number (916) 263-1897 Website www.bppe.ca.gov
If a degree in Aviation Maintenance Technology sounds like the opportunity you’ve been looking for, please complete SJVC’s Request Information form to the right.
Financial Aid is available to qualified students and includes federal grants, loans, work-study, scholarships and institutional payment plans.
For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit http://www.sjvcdisclosures.com.
Graduates can expect to work for airlines, commuter and corporate air fleets, and airfreight companies.