Minimum Education Requirement:
High school diploma or GED with 15 college credits
Imagine being responsible for millions of dollars worth of equipment and thousands of lives. That's what life is like for Air Traffic Control Operations specialists. Working as part of a close-knit team, you'll manage the flow of air traffic on the ground and in 50,000 square miles of air space. And since you'll be certified by the Federal Aviation Administration, you'll be able to work anywhere in the world we fly.
After eight-and-a-half weeks of Basic Military Training, every Airman goes to technical training to learn their career. Here's the basic information about Air Traffic Control Operations technical training:
School location: Keesler AFB [MS]
Length of course: 72 days
College degree earned: Airway Science
College credits earned: 28