The Aviation Technology program at Hinds Community College includes a two-year Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS) and two certificates. The program is designed to prepare students for a wide range of entry level positions in the aviation industry. Four options are available within the Aviation Technology Program:
- Air Traffic Control Technology
- Airport Operations Technology
- Aviation Security Technology
- Unmanned Aerial Systems Technology
Positions available include air traffic controller, airport management and operations specialist, airport communications specialist, aviation security specialist, customer services specialist, airline ramp and ticket agents, flight attendants, aircraft dispatch specialists, UAS pilots and operators, mission controllers, UAS tech support, and UAS data analysts.