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Technology: AS in Technology: Power Plant Technologies Concentration

Associate in Technology (Power Plant Technologies)

The energy industry is rapidly evolving, but one thing hasn’t changed—the need for skilled power plant technicians who are knowledgeable in design, maintenance, safety, and environmental compliance. At Excelsior College, you can gain the expertise you need to work in the power plant industry by earning an online Associate in Science in Technology (Power Plant Technologies area of focus).

A national leader in adult education and workforce development since 1971, Excelsior designed its online associate technology program for working adults and students with a military background. You’ll be able to:

  • Take all your power plant technologies courses online, fitting them into your schedule whenever it’s most convenient.
  • Get maximum transfer credits for your previous coursework from accredited colleges, reducing the number of Excelsior courses you need to graduate.
  • Convert some forms of military education and job experience into academic credit. See Excelsior's Associate in Science in Technical Studies with area of focus in Power Plant Technologies if you have a military background.
  • Protect your budget with Excelsior’s affordable tuition, low student fees, and flexible payment plans.
  • Move directly into Excelsior’s bachelor’s degree technology programs after you complete the associate degree.

Convenience and Flexibility in an Online Associate Technology Degree

Our online power plant technologies classes cover the most current practices in the industry. You’ll study with first-rate faculty who have years of teaching experience, while gaining a solid foundation in subjects such as:

  • Instrumentation
  • Control systems
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat transfer

You’ll graduate with a marketable associate technology degree that can