Gain the Professional Skills You Need through Our Aviation Associate Degrees!
Earn your associate degree from a university that is renowned for its Christian foundation and academic excellence, while training for your dream career in aviation by using state-of-the-art aeronautic equipment!
There is a growing need for aircraft mechanics. To meet this need, we offer an associate degree program focused on training aircraft mechanics.
By earning an associate degree, you can seamlessly transition to one of our bachelor degree programs, such as our B.S. in Aviation Maintenance. Throughout your degree, the professors in the School of Aeronautics will encourage and equip you each step of the way, from two-year to four-year degree tracks. Earn your associate degree with Liberty University and join the next generation of aviation professionals filling these exciting positions.
Available Degree Programs
Associate of Arts in Aviation Maintenance Technology
Train to become a certified aircraft mechanic in our Aviation Maintenance Technician associate degree!
Aviation Maintenance Technician Certificate
Take the fast track to obtaining your Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license with an Aviation Maintenance Technician Certificate.
Why Choose Liberty’s Aeronautics Associate Degrees?
There has never been a better time to start your career in aviation! Within the next 20 years worldwide, there will be a need for more than 640,000 new aircraft mechanics for airlines, manufacturers, and service stations. Stand out to companies and airlines alike with an associate degree from a nonprofit, Christian university that stands behind quality education for and ethical leadership in its graduates.
Liberty University’s aeronautics associate degrees will prepare you for exciting opportunities in the growing field of aeronautics, and incorporate innovative equipment and collegiate curriculum so that you are prepared with the training and credentials you need for success in your career. Enhanced by our mission to Train Champions for Christ, all of our degree programs provide training with a biblical worldview in mind.
Liberty School of Aeronautic’s student working on aircraft.
School of Aeronautics Associate Degree Information
- Residential degree
- Total Credit Hours
- Aviation Maintenance Technology degree: 83-92 credits
- Transfer in up to 75% of the degree
- 50% of major-specific credits must be taken through Liberty
- Review our School of Aeronautics Academic Catalog
Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Degrees
Every application is reviewed by the admission committee on a case-by-case basis, meaning there are no set minimums for acceptance. However, all applicants must submit the following documents* for admission:
- Admission application
- Official high school transcripts
- Official college transcripts (if applicable)
- SAT, ACT, or CLT scores
- Admission essay
*Note that additional documentation may be requested by the admission committee after your application has been received.