Applied Process Technologies Program at Ashland Community and Technical College
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Applied Process Technologies

The Applied Process Technologies Associate in Applied Science Degree program combines general education courses, technical courses in process technologies and courses specific to prepare students for entry-level positions in one of three options in chemical/refinery operations, general industry, and the power industry with options in operations or lineman careers.

Career Path

After completing this program, students have two options to pursue as process technicians in general industry. The student can concentrate in process technician studies in the chemical/refinery plant operations option or as a process technician in the power plant operations option. A third option for the student is to prepare for an entry level position as a lineman technician in the power and utility industries.

Admission Requirements

There are no special entry requirements for this program.

Program Length

This program can be completed in two years.

Credentials Offered


  • Associate in Applied Science - Chemical/Refinery Plant Operator
  • Associate in Applied Science - Power Plant Operator
  • Associate in Applied Science - Lineman


  • Chemical/Refinery Plant Operator


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Kevin Sergent, Program Coordinator
(606) 326-2478

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