BS In Aviation Administration Flight
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Jan 18, 2021
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

You Crave a Rewarding Career in Aviation. Let Us Help Get You Started!

At Liberty, we offer an aviation administration bachelor’s degree concentrated in flight so you can obtain a private pilot certificate by the time you graduate. Think of all the places you could go and all the things you could do if the skies were your highway!

Train with us to gain the industry knowledge vital to administration roles in the aeronautics field. Your bachelor’s degree will help position you for work in fields like:

  • Aircraft manufacturing and sales
  • Airline operations
  • Airport management
  • Aviation business
  • Government and nonprofit aviation organizations
  • Mission aviation management

Whether you are looking to work for government, military, nonprofit, or private organizations, our aviation administration degree is the way to go! And by earning a private pilot certificate, you will be even more competitive and desirable for employers. Get a degree that opens more doors with Liberty.

Why Choose Liberty’s Aviation Administration: Flight Degree Program?

Whether your goal is to work in aircraft manufacturing or airline operations, our aviation administration degree has opportunities for you to grow and develop your industry knowledge. At Liberty, your success is our success, so let us come alongside you and provide mentorship and opportunities to help you achieve your aeronautic dreams.

Academic, Personal, and Spiritual Growth

Our faculty care deeply for each of their students, praying for them by name and investing in their growth. Additionally, if you choose to live on campus, you will receive personal and spiritual mentorship through student leadership and our Office of Spiritual Development

Opportunities to Help People in Need

As a nonprofit, Christian university, we are excited about the addition of the flight specialization to this degree. Flying on your own plane with a private pilot’s license provides opportunities to better the lives of people worldwide!

Organizations such as Pilots for Patients and Civil Air Patrol (CAP) partner with pilots to help patients in need of transportation or train pilots for search-and-rescue missions. You can even use your private pilot to help missionaries and those suffering from natural disasters. In fact, CAP pilots bring more than 100 people to Christ every year. The possibilities are endless.

What Will You Learn in Our Flight Concentrated Aviation Administration Degree?

The flight concentration in our aviation administration degree provides extra credentials by allowing you to pursue your private pilot certificate. In order to do so, you will take four courses in private flight and ground training under our trained faculty. These courses will prepare you with all the aviation basics and simulated trainings required by the FAA for your certification.

Aside from the flight portion, the major classes in this degree train you in business, financial, management, and marketing principles vital to your ability to lead in the aviation industry. Your courses will provide a well-rounded examination of business law and aviation management.

View the Degree Completion Plan, and check out our featured courses below to learn more about what you’ll be studying!

Featured Courses

AVIA 210 – Private Ground I

AVIA 220 – Private Flight I

AVIA 225 – Private Flight II

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Admission Requirements

Highlights of Our Aviation Administration: Flight Degree

We provide graduates with the industry expertise they need to lead in aviation business and operation roles.

Within 15 years, Liberty’s aviation programs have grown from just 4 students to over 400 residential students, not to mention our online student population! No matter how far we have come, we will never stop pushing to have the best programs around for students like you.

Other benefits of studying in Liberty’s aviation administration degree program include:

  • Professors who know you by name, and pray and support you throughout your academic journey.
  • Our students are selected for top-line internships at major airlines and aviation companies, with opportunities to travel around the world.
  • The School of Aeronautics operates state-of-the-art flight simulators for enhanced learning.
  • Students have the opportunity to investigate real-world aviation issues by utilizing our research lab!

Aviation Administration: Flight Degree Information

Career Opportunities for Aviation Administration: Flight Graduates

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Aviation Administration degree helps prepare students like you for work in:

  • Aircraft manufacturing and sales
  • Airline operations
  • Airport management
  • Aviation business
  • Government and nonprofit aviation organizations
  • Mission aviation management

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.