Take your future to 'New Heights' by attending the Aviation Maintenance Program's Open House on March 25 at 11 a.m.

Gervice Tate

Aviation Maintenance Technology Student

Tate is a current student in Pierpont’s Aviation Maintenance Technology (Aviation) program. Following the Mylan Pharmaceuticals layoffs, Tate was able to find a home at Pierpont. “I wanted to rejoin the workforce as soon as possible. When I was looking into new options, I saw the video for the Aviation Maintenance Program. It seemed like it would be the perfect fit,” Tate said. “[Pierpont] is affordable and the quality of education is incredible. It’s a hidden gem.”

James Foley in lab showing glass slide ready to be put under a microscope

Jarrod Packer

Medical Laboratory Technology Graduate

Jarrod Packer is a 2021 graduate of Pierpont Community & Technical College’s Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) program. Packer grew up in Alabama but came to Pierpont to pursue his degree. “I was introduced to the program by Provost [Michael] Waide. I loved working in the lab and going to student activity events,” said Packer. “My classmates became my friends and family.”

Ariel Mallow

Advanced Welding Graduate

Ariel Mallow is a member of the 2022 Pierpont Advanced Welding class, which is the first graduating class of the program! Mallow came to Pierpont from Elkins, WV. She chose Pierpont to gain more knowledge in the welding field and to be prepared for any situation. “This program has shown me how to take pride in my work, work hard for everything it throws at you and never give up on your dream,” said Mallow. “Jack Lowe (welding program coordinator) has been a great mentor and one of the many parts of my success.”

Welding student Ariel Mallow wearing welding shield and protective gloves