Please note: The Bachelors of Arts in Early Childhood Education and in Elementary Education, the Post-Baccalaureate Certificates in Early Childhood and in Elementary Education, the Graduate Certificate in Special Education (K-12) initial licensure track, the Master of Arts in Teaching, and the Master of Education in Early Childhood Special Education initial licensure track no longer hold specialized accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) as of December 31, 2018.

The Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Public Communications voluntarily withdrew from specialized accreditation by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC).

Industrial Technology

Prince William Sound College
303 Lowe St., Valdez, AK 99686

Industrial Technology provides opportunities for students to learn the information and obtain job skills needed to pursue careers as a Millwright. A professional Millwright is highly skilled in precision instrumentation, welding, blue print reading, turbines, generators, rigging, conveyor systems, safety and much more. Millwrights are experts at installing, maintaining and repairing all sizes of industrial machinery. The Millwright program at PWSC trains students in each of these areas and is based on a curriculum certified by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER), a nationally recognized provider of technical training. Students can earn an Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Millwright in order to be prepared for entry-level positions, or can position themselves for career advancement by going on to earn an Associate of Applied Science or Bachelor of Science degree in Technology.

Program of Study

Occupational Endorsement Certificate

Associate of Applied Science


Dennis Eastman, Assistant Professor of Millwright,
Sharry Miller, Assistant Director of Academic Affairs PWSC and Safety Instructor,