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University of Alaska Anchorage

Process Technology

Become a process operator and expect challenging work, excellent pay and high employability and be ready for the next big boom!

Overview

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Do you like working equally with your hands AND brain? Are you looking for a rewarding and lucrative field in Alaska and beyond? Looking for a program that is recognized by major and minor oil and gas companies as one of the best in the WORLD? You have come to the right college!

With more than 50 years of experience collaborating with industry to make KPC’s process technology one of the most highly regarded programs in existence, students get cutting-edge academic and experiential experiences from highly qualified faculty. The program is administered from KRC's state-of-the-art Career and Technical Center with simulators and equipment on par with current industry standards.

High demand is expected for process operators as the existing workforce retires and as the industry evolves and expands in Alaska and throughout the United States.

The graduates of the KPC Process Technology program have gone on to work for companies like, Marathon Petroleum, ConocoPhillips, Blue Crest Energy, Exxon Mobil, ASRC Energy Services, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, and many more.

Since many students can be living throughout Alaska, 48 states, or offshore, KPC offers video streaming of all courses, allowing students to view classes from their place of employment at their leisure.

This program is offered at the Kenai River Campus. The program at the Anchorage Extension Site (located at the UAA-University Center) has been suspended indefinitely. Supporting general education requirements and select program specific courses are also offered at KBC.

KRC now offers a residence hall for students who opt to live on campus. Get unprecedented support from faculty and fellow students by becoming a part of the Kenai River Campus Process Technology Living/Learning Community! Live in the new, apartment-style facility and have access to the CTEC just across the street.

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Advisors


Jeffrey Laube
Kenai River Campus
Jeffrey Laube
Associate Professor of Process Technology
jlaube@alaska.edu
(907) 262-0365
Career and Technical Center (CTEC) 104G
Web Page

Henry Haney
Kenai River Campus
Henry Haney
Associate Professor of Process Technology
hwhaney@alaska.edu
(907) 262-0341
Career and Technical Center (CTEC) 104F
Web Page

Lynda Kreps
Anchorage Extension Site
Lynda Kreps
Lead Program Specialist
llkreps@alaska.edu
(907) 786-6421
University Center (UC) 113
Web Page

 

Faculty


Jeffrey Laube
Kenai River Campus
Jeffrey Laube
Associate Professor of Process Technology
jlaube@alaska.edu
(907) 262-0365
Career and Technical Center (CTEC) 104G
Web Page

Henry Haney
Kenai River Campus
Henry Haney
Associate Professor of Process Technology
hwhaney@alaska.edu
(907) 262-0341
Career and Technical Center (CTEC) 104F
Web Page


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