The Petroleum Technology program will prepare students for technical competencies for entry level employment opportunities in the emerging and expanding oil and natural gas drilling, gathering, and field operations industry.
Students must demonstrate acceptable proficiency levels in reading, writing and mathematics as prerequisites for courses within this program. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which students can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete this program. For more details see the Academic Placement and Testing section.
Graduates of the program will receive a Certificate of Occupational Proficiency in Petroleum Technology. Please see your advisor for a recommended sequence of courses.
The Petroleum Technology Certificate of Occupational Proficiency is offered at Rifle. See the section on Courses for more information.