Crimson Technical College

Crimson Technical College''s long and storied legacy dates back to the 1930s and is tied to some of aeronautics' most important pioneers. Today, Crimson sets its sights forward on evolving industry advancements while staying true to its deep historical roots and founding commitment to excellence in aviation education.

Crimson Technical College

If it wasn't for Crimson,
I wouldn't be where I am today.

— Don Apostol from Moog, Inc.

Crimson Technical College

Nearly 1 of 10 veterans employed today work for a freight or transportation firm. Companies need individuals for logistical work, engine maintenance and heavy-duty equipment operations-all skills that mirror many military job specialties. Veterans are often better suited for these jobs because they can require both technical knowledge and some physical labor.
Published November 8, 2011, Stars and Stripes

Crimson Technical College


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Crimson Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).


The Department of Education lists the following occupations as potential careers
for graduates of the following programs:

Airframe and Powerplant

49-2091 Avionics Technicians
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
51-2011 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

Advanced Electronics Technology/Avionics

49-2091 Avionics Technicians
51-2011 Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers
53-6051.01 Aviation Inspectors


47-1011.03 Solar Energy Installation Managers
47-4099.01 Solar Photovoltaic Installers
47-4099.02 Solar Thermal Installers and Technicians
47-4099.03 Weatherization Installers and Technicians
49-9021.01 Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanics and Installers
49-9021.02 Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

Wind Energy Technology

47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, powerhouse, Substation, and Relay
51-8012 Power Distributors and Dispatchers
51-8013 Power Plant Operators
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers
51-8099.03 Biomass Plant Technicians
53-7071 Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators
53-7073 Wellhead Pumpers

* This information is based on Department of Education standards. Actual entry level jobs for graduates in this program may vary from this list. The job code data was pulled from IPEDS CIP-SOC crosswalk as of 3/5/2011. Although the Department of Education requires all job titles to be listed, Redstone College has not found the program to prepare graduates for all the jobs listed.


Crimson Technical College Tuition & Fees:
  Clock Hours Terms Tuition Per Term Tools, Books, STRF and Ins. Total
A&P 2100 14 2475 2319 36969
Airframe Single 1350 9 2475 2120 24395
Powerplant Single 1350 9 2475 2075 24350
Airframe Add-On 900 6 2475 1918 16817
Poweplant Add-On 900 6 2475 1873 16723

Median Debt from Title IV loans 2012-2013:  
Airframe & Powerplant $ 24,666
Airframe Single No Students Enrolled
Powerplant Single No Students Enrolled
Airframe Add-On No Students Enrolled
Powerplant Add-On No Students Enrolled

Completion data for 2012-2013 award year:
80.74% of Crimson Graduates complete the AMT Airframe & Powerplant program in 19 months or less.
244 students completed Airframe & Powerplant AMT program.
CTC Placement Rate as reported on Council on Occupational Education(COE) 2013 Annual Report: 77%
CTC Licensure Exam Pass Rate as reported on Council on Occupational Education(COE) 2013 Annual Report: 86%
Performance Fact Sheet
AMT Gainful Employment
Health and Saftey Plan
Campus Security and Fire Report