Tyler Junior College

Power Plant Technology

Luminant Classroom

The Power Plant Technology program at TJC provides students with electrical, mechanical, instrumentation, & controls skills that are needed in a variety of in-demand professions. Our graduates transition into highly valued jobs in power plants, chemical plants, manufacturing, industrial maintenance, food processors, and petro-chemical industries.

The PPT program is located on TJC’s West Campus in the high-tech Energy Center, which was designed and constructed with community support specifically for training in the energy sector. Our labs harbor the latest training and testing gear to fully equip you to begin your career with confidence.  

Power Plant Technology graduates have gone on to work at various power plants such as Luminant, AEP/SWEPCO, & Exelon, as well as Eastman Chemical and ONCOR.  When these companies need talented technicians, they come to us first.

Our faculty are industry veterans who have a passion for teaching. They bring their real-world knowledge into the classroom and will help ensure your success in the field.

Whether you’re looking to kick start your career or broaden your skill set, Power Plant Technology at TJC is second-to-none with our dedicated faculty, high tech equipment, and valuable industry connections. The Power Plant Technology program opens the door to an exciting career field that’s in high-demand anywhere in the world.

Degree Plans


  • Chris Greschuk
  • Link Worthen

Short URL to this page: www.tjc.edu/PowerPlantTech

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Power Plant Contact Information

Bryan Baker
Department Chair
Office: STC-112

Email: bbak@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2390

Advising contact: 903-510-2347