School Of Aeronautics Online Degree Program

Why Choose Liberty University’s School of Aeronautics?

If your dream career revolves around flying, then Liberty University’s online aviation programs are here to make your dreams a reality. Whether you want to fly or be the one to keep airplanes flying, we have an online degree program for you. With over 55 FAA part 141 flight training affiliates nationwide, getting your pilot’s license has never been easier!

Whether you are already a pilot or are interested in getting started, our approved affiliates can help you study at home and take your flight training at the nearest flight school.

Liberty University’s professors are industry leaders who can guide and teach you the skills needed to be a leader in the air or on the ground.

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Take to the Skies with Liberty University

We offer two online bachelor’s degree programs through our School of Aeronautics that offer high-quality training that can help you build a career in aviation:

Aviation (B.S.)

Liberty University’s award-winning School of Aeronautics offers you a quality education taught from a Christian worldview. You can graduate with the fundamental knowledge of flying as well as an understanding of how an aircraft works. Whether you are already a pilot or just beginning, our program can help you achieve more.

Aviation Maintenance Management (B.S.)

Train with experienced leaders in the field of aviation maintenance management. We have incorporated the resources we have as the largest flight school in Virginia into our online program, so you can train to be a successful maintenance technician or leader in the aircraft manufacturing industry.

Whichever degree you pursue, we are here to assist you throughout your academic journey. If you have any questions about the application process, degree requirements, or the training you will receive in these degree programs, call an admissions counselor today at (800) 424-9595.


What’s Special about Liberty’s School of Aeronautics?

  • Liberty University’s School of Aeronautics is the 2018 recipient of the Loening Trophy, one of the rarest and oldest collegiate aviation awards, for being the outstanding all-around collegiate aviation program in the nation.
  • You will have the opportunity to participate in the Restricted Airline Transport Pilot Program (R-ATP).
  • Liberty University has more than 55 FAA Part 141 flight training affiliates nationwide.
  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
  • BestColleges.com awarded Liberty’s programs top 1% for 2019 Best Online Bachelor’s in Aeronautics and Aviation.

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What Are the Benefits of an Online Degree from Liberty University?

Our online degree programs offer students great benefits, including:

  • By earning your degree or certificate from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 4 straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Our aeronautics programs are offered in 8-week course formats, with 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times!

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from across over the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times
  • Potential college credit for military training