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HVAC Student working on equipment

HVAC/R technicians plan, install and maintain the heating, ventilation, cooling, and refrigeration systems that control the air quality in many types of buildings. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2012 median pay for an HVAC mechanic is $43,640 per year. 

You can earn your degree at Bates in just six quarters. Our program is accredited by the Partnership for Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA).

Learn more about the HVAC/R program.

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Flossie Hollie, Dental Assisting Instructor

Recently, we sat down with instructor Flossie Hollie, who has been a part of Bates Technical College's faculty for 14 years. 

Find out what inspires Flossie at Bates.