Did you know that when the power goes out in a hospital, you have 10 seconds or less to get the power back on? Graduates of this program make sure the lights stay on.
The only program of its kind in Missouri, our Electric Power Generation Technology program challenges you to think critically and diagnose, service, and repair power generation equipment. In addition to traditional power sources, you’ll learn about alternative power and fuel sources. Our high-tech, hands-on curriculum will prepare you to enter and excel in the field of generating and managing power.
Our highly-specialized program provides those who already have a degree or industry experience in a mechanical, electrical, or electronic field with the opportunity to earn a certificate or additional degree in one full-time summer.
If you choose not to pursue an Associates Degree in Electric Power Generation Technology, you can pursue a certificate in Electric Power Generation Technology.
We believe time-on-task has to be part of your education. That means time spent learning from experienced instructors in real-world environments and real-world situations. That’s why the State Tech campus is home to more than 50 labs, an automotive bay, aviation hangar, and 40+ acres of land dedicated to our heavy equipment operations program.