Coal Mining Technology
Are you interested in preparing for a rewarding career?
We can help you achieve these outcomes, by obtaining a Maintenance Certificate or Associate Degree in Coal Mining.
Job opportunities for graduates include maintenance foreman, repairman, miner, and various mine technician positions. In addition, skills acquired in this program - such as machine repair, welding, hydraulics and electrical skills - are applicable to occupations outside the mining industry. Credits earned in the Coal Mining Technology program transfer to Industrial Technology and Vocational Education programs at Southern Illinois University - Carbondale (SIU-C). Graduates are eligible for capstone credit through SIU-C.
Interested students should contact Shannon Sneed for more information. 618-252-5400 ext. 2360
A cooperative program between Southeastern Illinois College and Wabash Valley College.