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Kenai Peninsula College buildings are closed at this time. All business is being conducted remotely, or by appointment. For general questions, please call 907-262-0330 or email KPC.firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have particular questions regarding technology or need assistance to connect to KPC remotely, call 907-262-0351. If you would like to get more information on classes or set up an appointment for Counseling and Advising, please call 907-262-0383 or email email@example.com. For the Kachemak Bay Campus in Homer, please call Nancy Johnson at 907-235-1655 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.