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Dr. Jerry Bacza, Dean
School of Business, Aviation and Technology
Professor/Senior Level: Drafting/Design Engineering Technology
302A Engineering Technology Building
Phone: 304.367.4632


Welcome to the School of Business, Aviation and Technology. This School offers many exciting associate degrees, certificates, and skill sets for career choices in business and industry.

Office Management and Technology and Business Technology will prepare individuals with critical thinking and decision making abilities in today’s business environment. Information Systems will provide a solid foundation in computer and network design, implementation and troubleshooting. Upon completion of the associate degree in Information Systems, a letter will be issued from CISCO to certify competence in computer networking. This degree prepares a student for the certification exams of A+ and CCNA (Certified Cisco Network Administrator).

Aviation programs, including Pierpont's two year degree program specializing in Aviation Maintenance, Is housed at the shared Pierpont, Fairmont State National Aerospace Education Center located at the Harrison Marion Regional Airport.  The AAS Aviation Maintenance Technology degree program can lead  to Air Frame, General and Power Plant FAA certification. Students may also consider transferring to FSU to finish off a BS degree in Aviation Management or Maintenance,

The Technology programs include a cutting edge Drafting/Design/CAD associate and certificate utilizing the latest Computer Aided Drafting software. The Graphics program is ready to prepare students for an exciting career in Electronic Publishing, Commercial Design and Internet Publishing. The School of Business, Aviation and Technology is ready to meet your needs for your future career.

We invite you to explore our academic programs by clicking on the links below:

Business Programs
Office Management and Technology
Business Technology
Information Systems

Business Skill Set Programs:
Accounting Paraprofessional Skill Set
Administrative Assistant Skill Set
Office Technology Skill Set

Aviation Programs at the Robert C. Byrd
National Aerospace Education Center (NAEC):

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Technology Programs
CAD Skills Certificate
Drafting/Design Engineering Technology
Graphics Technology
Occupational Development
Technical Studies

Please visit our new School of Workforce Development for information on the following programs:

Mechatronics Associate in Applied Science (AAS)
Petroleum Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS)
Power Plant Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS) or Certificate in Applied Science (CAS)
Power Systems Institute (Electric Utility Technology Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Program


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