2003-2004 UAF Catalog
Degrees and Programs
College of Rural Alaska
Tanana Valley Campus(907) 474-5196 A.A.S.
Minimum Requirements for Degree: 63 credits
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The process technology program prepares students to enter employment as operations technicians in the process industry.
The process industry includes oil and gas production, mining and milling, transportation and refining, chemical manufacturing, power generation, utilities, wastewater treatment facilities maintenance and food processing.
This A.A.S. degree program incorporates technical and academic courses. The courses cover topics from pumps and turbines to instrumentation, safety and quality control. A valuable part of the program comes from summer internships which allow students the opportunity to gain practical experience and exposure to the true nature of process technology careers.
The Alaska Process Industry Careers Consortium (APICC)/First Alaskans Foundation has scholarships available for Alaska Native students pursuing a degree in process technology. Scholarships are also available from industry.
1. Complete the following admissions requirements:
* Student must earn a C grade or better in each course.
** Electives must be advisor-approved. Select from the following areas of concentration: industrial process instrumentation, electronics, maintenance technology, mining engineering and technology, petroleum engineering and technology, power generation, environmental technology, and industry internship.
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