Develop the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in the expanding unmanned aerial system industry.
Through the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics: Unmanned Aerial Systems at Liberty University, you’ll become a professional unmanned aerial system operator by earning a Private Pilot certificate and an Instrument Flight rating. Learn to operate small unmanned aerial vehicles safely and ethically.
With this degree program, you may also have the opportunity to earn a full industry certification on the medium-sized Aerosonde vehicle (U.S. citizens only). You may also have the opportunity to become a UAS instructor. This exciting opportunity to fly and become fully certified on the Aerosonde is available to you through a partnership with a UAS industry leader.
UAS companies are seeking operators who have aviation knowledge and skills. They are also looking for people and who have the character, values, and professionalism needed to lead in the industry.
FAA Part 141 Flight Instruction
Financial Aid Available
Post-9/11 GI Bill® & Yellow Ribbon Available
Regional Airline Hiring Agreements
Restricted “Reduced-Hour” Airline Transport Pilot Program
Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges