Aviation Science - FAA Certificates

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In the Aviation Science program, you can earn FAA airplane and helicopter certificates.

Airplane Certificates

If you’re seeking a career as an airplane pilot, you must earn an:

  • FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with Single-engine, Multi-Engine & Instrument rating
  • Certified Flight Instructor Certificate with Multi-Engine rating & Instrument rating

If you’re seeking a career as a helicopter pilot, you must earn an:

  • FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with Instrument rating
  • Certified Flight Instructor Certificate with Instrument rating

Helicopter Certificates

If you’re seeking a career as a helicopter pilot, you must earn an:

  • FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate (with an option of adding an Instrument rating)
  • Certified Flight Instructor Certificate