Aeronautics Maintenance Technician Program

Aviation Maintenance Technician Program

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Residential Programs

The purpose of the Liberty University Aviation Technician Program is to train pilots, as well as non-pilots to maintain aircraft in the context of a faith-based missionary organization; however, training is also applicable to those pursuing other careers in general, corporate and commercial aviation.

The FAA Part 147 program is an accelerated program which completes all subjects and material in twelve months. During this period you will be able to earn your maintenance license with both Airframe and Powerplant ratings.

  • Associate of Arts (A.A.): Aviation Maintenance Technician - 91 credit hours
  • Certificate: Aviation Maintenance Technician - 45 credit hours


Liberty Aviation Maintenance Technician Program is designed for the FAA portion to be completed as a single block in one year and, if chosen, the associate degree classes completed in an additional year. The Aviation Maintenance Technician Program classes currently begin in January, May and August.


  • To prepare the student for competent, independent performance in aircraft maintenance
  • To qualify and prepare the student for FAA certification
  • Meet the needs of faith-based, corporate and commercial aviation organizations by providing well trained aircraft maintenance applicants.


  • $23,000.00 (approximate - for 3 consecutive semesters)
  • Tools: $1,800.00 (estimate)
  • Books: $350.00 (estimate)
  • Uniforms: $150.00 (estimate)
  • FAA Testing: $850.00 (estimate - for three FAA written exams and three FAA practical exams)

Reasons to attend Liberty AMTP:

  • Top quality training by dedicated faculty and staff
  • Reasonable tuition
  • Faith-based training in the context of a four-year college setting
  • Completing all training for FAA licensure in one year
  • Reduced overall cost by accelerating training

Academic Information


Sampling of program courses:

  • AVMN 202 Aircraft Electrical Systems (3)
  • AVMN 208 Airframe Assembly & Inspection (3)
  • AVMN 210 Airframe Hydraulic, Pneumatic & Landing Gear Systems (3)
  • AVMN 220 Turbine Engines (3)

Program of Study