Graduates enter careers as certified mechanics at major airlines, national and international carriers, regional airlines and corporate and general aviation operators. Training in electrical, hydraulic and mechanical systems; composite and metal fabrications and repair; avionics; engine overhaul and troubleshooting provides graduates with key knowledge and skills demanded by many industries in and beyond aerospace.
FAA-certified mechanics inspect, repair, modify and maintain aircraft for manufacturers, commercial airlines, businesses and corporations, general aviation and unmanned aerial operators.
Graduates from K-State Salina enter careers as FAA certified mechanics at major airlines, national and international carriers, regional airlines, and corporate and general aviation operators. Students have been able to obtain postions after graduation with companies such as Hawker Beech, Cessna, Duncan Aviation, and Yingling Aviation, just to name a few.