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Liberty University's Bachelor's degree in Aviation online program focuses on the practical aeronautical decision-making skills needed for a career as a commercial, military, or missionary pilot. Since Liberty University has the largest flight school in Virginia, you will be in communication with professors who possess superior knowledge and experience in the field while pursuing our aeronautics degree. Through our online aviation degree, you may submit a copy of your pilot's license that can be evaluated for credit through our Experience Plus program or opt to enroll at one of our Flight Training Affiliate locations.
An Aeronautics degree is earned through learning the science of studying flight. Through Liberty University's online Aviation degree, students will have the opportunity to learn GPS navigation, aviation safety, and airplane aerodynamics. Each of Liberty's online aviation degree courses will assist the student in building upon the fundamentals of aeronautics to better equip them in the future as a pilot. Our aeronautics degree will also cover aviation weather and the workings of turbine engines. Liberty's online aviation degree seeks to not only help the student study flight but also be prepared for flight!
Liberty University can offer a Bachelor of Science in Aviation degree online to those who are already licensed pilots or those who are just starting the process. Students can then take advanced aviation degree courses online by developing foundational aeronautics skills.
Students without a pilot’s license can earn one through one of Liberty University’s approved Flight Training Affiliates (FTAs). These FTAs give students the ability to complete the flight hours needed to get their pilot's licenses while earning their online Aviation degrees and maintaining flexibility.
Liberty’s award-winning School of Aeronautics proudly offers an online aviation degree with full accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Our aviation program is unique because not only do students receive FAA Part 141 flight instruction, but they also complete online courses taught from a Christian worldview. Liberty's exciting online Aviation degree seeks to produce quality candidates who are able to exercise expert knowledge in their field. Students in our online aviation degree will not only be able to understand the fundamentals of flying, but also gain an understanding of how their aircraft works. Encouraging complete preparedness is Liberty University's goal in this pilot degree. Liberty University strives to ensure that the student has the acquired knowledge to confidently understand the interworking of flying to become a successful pilot.
The School of Aeronautics has also established strong relationships with numerous airlines across the United States. Through this partnership, they have signed hiring agreements with several of them for students who complete Liberty University's Aviation program.
Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:
This program falls under the School of Aeronautics.