Bachelor of Science in Aviation

Online Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics

Admission Requirements Program Format Specializations Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Aviation
School of Aeronautics


Liberty University's Bachelor of Science in Aviation, 100% online program, will equip you with a practical understanding of aviation, as well as the effective aeronautical decision-making skills needed for a career as a commercial, military or missionary pilot. Courses will help you gain comprehensive knowledge for safe flight operations including how to respond to various weather, aero-medical issues and legal responsibilities.


Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 120 total hours
  • 30 hours must be taken through Liberty.
  • Up to 90 hours may be transferred in.

Specializations

Discover more information about our specializations by clicking on each below. 

  • Aviation Maintenance Management

    Ideal for students who want to gain a better understanding of aviation, aeronautical technologies such as air traffic control and safety, aircraft electrical systems, airframe assembly, and inspection. Graduates leave the program prepared for a career in aviation. Courses will emphasize and develop further skillsets in:

    • Aviation Safety.
    • Aircraft Electrical Systems.
    • Propeller Systems.
    • Aviation Maintenance Operations.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Aviation Technician
    • Aviation Management Specialist
    • Corporate Pilot
    • Military Pilot
    • Missionary Pilot

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  • General Track: Aviation

    This program focuses on the effective aeronautical decision-making skills needed for a career as a commercial, military or missionary pilot. Liberty University has the largest flight school in Virginia, and you may submit a pilot's license to apply for PLA credit, or opt to enroll at one of our Flight Training Affiliate locations. Courses will give you comprehensive knowledge for:

    • Safe flight operations.
    • Response to various weather conditions.
    • Aero-medical issues.
    • Legal responsibilities.
       

    Potential Career Fields

    • Certified Flight Instructor
    • Commercial Pilot
    • Corporate Pilot
    • Military Pilot
    • Missionary Pilot

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Degree Information & Requirements