Belmont College

Power Plant Technology (EUT)

View the required classes for the Power Plant Technology program.

If you dream of driving toward a career as a highly-skilled power plant operator or maintenance personnel, then step up toward a Power Plant Technology degree.  Overseen by Youngstown State University with classroom and lab space at Belmont College and American Electrical Power's Mitchell plant, this real-world, hands-on program will gear you up and land you in the spotlight in one of the area's crucial, dynamic power plants.

In this 2-year electronics degree program, you will gain technical skills in:

  • Electrical theory
  • Electrical machinery and controls
  • Power plant operations, boiler, turbine, and generator operations, and power plant instrumentation
  • Pollution control equipment
  • Tracing out systems, preparing sketches, and reporting on systems operation

. . .and good, solid, essential basic skills in:

  • College writing
  • Oral Communication
  • Interpersonal relations

The future looks bright.  There is a need for highly-skilled operators and maintenance personnel in power plants, and your journey begins here!

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate proficiency in electrical theory, electrical machinery and controls, power plant operations, boiler, turbine, and generator operations, power plant instrumentation, and pollution control equipment.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in performing basic operating functions required in electric utility power plants, and other related industries.
  3. Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills.


Business Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.

Class Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00a.m. - 10:00p.m.
Saturday - Sunday

Contact Information

Belmont College
Main: 740.695.9500
Harrison County Center: 740.942.2222
Monroe County Center: 740.472.5468

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