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Associate in Applied Science in Industrial Maintenance Technologies - Natural Gas Compression Technologies

Students in OSU Institute of Technology’s Natural Gas Compression Technologies program can enjoy a remarkable career working anywhere in the world, from a gas well a few miles from home to an offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

A significant contributor to the nation’s energy infrastructure, the natural gas compression industry brings natural gas from the well to the consumer. The industry needs high quality, well-trained technicians right now.

By utilizing industry-savvy faculty, state-of-the-art technologies and equipment, and strong industry connections, our students develop talents and skills in high-demand professions in the state, region and country.

The Natural Gas Compression Technologies program at OSUIT is taught by faculty with solid industry experience and supported by leading natural gas compression producers and suppliers. From engines to electronic controls, the curriculum is focused around hands-on instruction. The classroom and lab learning is then reinforced by internships offered by industry employers. Often, students are sponsored by Gas Processor Association (GPA) member companies who may provide scholarships or other means of educational assistance.

Students who have earned an Associate in Applied Science in Industrial Maintenance Technologies - Natural Gas Compression Technologies are prepared to understand new systems and components as they are introduced in the work environment. They are also able to effectively communicate technical information both verbally and in writing so they are ready to advance as opportunities develop.


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Earn a Paycheck While Earning a Degree
The majority of degree programs require an internship as part of the curriculum. You won’t just gain experience and knowledge while on internship, but will be paid for your time working there as well.

Nearly 100 Percent Job Placement
Within six months of graduation, nearly 100 percent of OSUIT graduates report job placement.

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About Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology

Founded in 1946, Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology is a recognized leader in applied technology education and is known for world-class teaching facilities, partnerships with industry and a nearly 100 percent career placement rate.

OSUIT programs of study are approved by the Board of Regents for Oklahoma State University and the A&M Colleges, the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education and the Oklahoma State Accrediting Agency. OSUIT, a public state-supported institution, has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 1975.