School of Engineering, Aviation & Public Service
Our faculty are dedicated to teaching excellence and are committed to individual student achievement. They have many years of practical industry experience to share to support learning outcomes. Our instruction encompasses the latest technical trends, so that you graduate with the current skill sets most sought out by industry.
If it is becoming a pilot, EMT, robotics technician, solar energy auditor, manufacturing manager, firefighter, or an engineer, the school of engineering and applied technology is for you.
Criminal Justice and Human Services
Interested in law enforcement, corrections, or maybe, law school? Curious about how the legal system operates? Do you have questions about constitutional law? Criminal Justice touches on all of these topics.
To dedicate one's career to service is a high calling. Whether working directly with clients or in indirect support roles, the commitment to serve and enhance the lives of other people is a noble choice!
While at TCC, gain the basic knowledge, skills, and values needed to communicate and help people experiencing personal and social problems. Advance towards a career with the ability to assess needs and provide appropriate interventions. Opportunities to grow through hands-on experiences with community agencies and populations afford students in the Human Services program excellent preparation for employment in the field.
Criminal Justice and Human Services Degrees
- Criminal Justice AA
- Human Services AAS
- Human Services AS, Child and Family Services Option
- Human Services AS, Pre-Social Work Option
Aviation Science Technology Department
A complete flight training facility at our TCC Riverside Campus!
Students have also graduated from our Air Traffic Control program with a starting salary of $40,000 to $60,000 a year.
Aviation Science Technology Degrees and Certificate
- Air Traffic Control AAS
- Aircraft Dispatch Certificate
- Aviation Sciences Technology AAS, Professional Pilot Option
Child Development & Education Department
The Child Development academic program at Tulsa Community College is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children Associate Degree program (NAEYC).
Child Development programs will prepare students for a variety of careers working with young children and their families. Whether students choose to pursue an Associate of Science degree (AS), Associate of Applied Science degree (AAS) or Certificate program, they will receive the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve their child development career goals.
Completion of the Associate of Science degree prepares graduates for jobs such as Early Head Start and Head Start teacher assistant, preschool teacher assistant, parent educator, family support professional, child care center administrator and state agency employee. The Associate of Science degree will transfer to four year institutions for students who wish to obtain a bachelor’s degree and/or Oklahoma teacher certification.
Child Development Degrees and Certificates
- Child Development AAS, Early Childhood Option
- Child Development AS, Early Childhood Education NSU Transfer Option
- Child Development AS, Early Childhood Education OU Transfer Option
- Child Development AS, Family and Community Transfer Option
- Child Development Certificate, Certificate of Mastery
- Pre-Education AA, Elementary Education Option
Before Enrolling in Child Development Courses:
- Child Development students enrolling in a child development laboratory course must receive a clearance on a criminal background check and a sex offender registry at their own expense. Contact Anthony Corraro at firstname.lastname@example.org or (918) 595-8077 for background check information.
- To ensure success in the Child Development program, students are highly encouraged to:
- Formally declare the appropriate Child Development major by completing an online Child Development Major Declaration form.
- Schedule a phone or on-campus conference with a Child Development faculty member within 30 days after being admitted to the Child Development Program to review degree plan. Office of Child Development and Education (918) 595-8077 to schedule a phone or on-campus conference.
Want to know about Medical Equipment Repair, Alternative Energy, Electrical Substations, RF circuit design, UAV's and or Electric Vehicles? This program is for you!
Electronics Degrees and Certificates
- Electronics Technology AAS, Biomedical Equipment Option
- Electronics Technology AAS, Electrical Substation Technology Option
- Electronics Technology AAS, Electronics Technologist Option
- Electronics Technology Certificate, Biomedical Equipment Technology Option
- Electronics Technology Certificate, Electrical Substation Technology Option
- Electronics Technology Certificate, Electronics Technician Option
Amateur Radio and IEEE Club, Meets 2nd Monday or Tuesday of the month.
Advisor: Thomas Henderson x7492
TCC offers the first two-years of engineering transfer credit to area universities.
- Engineering AS, Computer Engineering Option
- Engineering AS, Electrical Engineering Option
- Engineering AS, Electrical Engineering Technology Option
- Engineering AS, Mechanical Engineering Option
Engineering Technology Department
Engineering Technology offers three distinct option areas: Drafting-CAD Design, Geographic Information Systems, and Manufacturing-Quality Technology.
Each one of these engineering technology fields can aid in landing a high demand job in the greater Tulsa area. The Northeast Campus also offers a complete Fabrication Lab to help with your classroom projects.
Engineering Technology Degrees and Certificates
- Drafting - See Engineering Technology
- Engineering Technology AAS, Drafting and Design Engineering Technology Option
- Engineering Technology AAS, Manufacturing Engineering Technology Option
- Engineering Technology, Drafting and Design Engineering Technology Certificate
- Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Production Technician Certificate
- Engineering Technology, Quality Technology Certificate
- Geographic Information Systems Certificate
- Quality - See Engineering Technology
Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department
If being a Firefighter, Paramedic, or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) excites you, then these service oriented training paths are for you!
Fire and Emergency Medical Services Degrees and Certificates
- Fire and Emergency Medical Services Certificate
- Fire and Emergency medical Services Certificate, Advanced Firefighter
- Fire and Emergency Medical Services Technology AAS
- Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic AAS
- Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic Certificate
- Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Certificate
New EMT courses begin every semester and Paramedic's start once a year in the Fall.
The Tulsa Community College Paramedic program has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP Executive Office). This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT's Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation.
To contact CoAEMSP Executive Office:
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111‐312
Rowlett, TX 75088
|Passing the written exam first attempt||87%||83.3%||86%|
|Cumulative passing the written exam within third attempt||91%||88%||100%|
|Passing the psychomotor exam on first attempt||88%||100%||100%|
|Cumulative passing the psychomotor exam with first attempt||92%||N/A||N/A|
|Retention Rate of Students (started and completed the program)||62%||78.3%||82%|
|Positive Graduate Placement||91%||88.9%||93%|
For more information please contact:
Mr. Thomas Henderson
Associate Professor of Electronics
Mr. Ben Hooks
Faculty Department Chair, Engineering, Electronics, and Engineering Technology
Dr. Matt Wise
Director of Aviation Center
Dr. Craig Brown
Chief, Fire, and Emergency Medical Services Program
Mr. Bob Painter
Director, EMT - Paramedic Program