Aeronautics Associate Degrees Aviation Degrees From Liberty University

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’s 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 2-year to 4-year degree tracks. Earn your associate degree with Liberty University and join the next generation of aviation professionals filling these exciting positions.

Award-Winning Campus

At Liberty, you’ll find an affordable, high-quality education that equips students like you for the real world. Our commitment to excellence helped us rank among’s Top 3 college campuses in America. Earning your degree from a nonprofit university with state-of-the-art resources like ours can help set you apart from your peers.

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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.

School Of Aeronautics Associate DegreesLiberty School of Aeronautics 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
  • Review our Course 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)
  • Results from the CLT, SAT, or ACT are not required for admission, but may be used in consideration for merit-based aid.
  • Admission essay

*Note that additional documentation may be requested by the admission committee after your application has been received.