Bachelor Of Science In Aviation Maintenance
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Years (Avg.)
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Residential
Transfer Credits
Up to 75% of the Degree Total can be Transferred to Liberty
Next Start Date
Jan 13, 2020
Accreditation
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Accomplish More. Go Further. Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation Maintenance from Liberty!

At Liberty, we are dedicated to helping you channel your passions to achieve your goals, and our bachelor’s degree in aviation maintenance will provide you with the hands-on training you need to become a certified aviation mechanic who is ready to make a difference. When you earn your bachelor’s in aviation maintenance degree with us, you join a student body passionate about creating a better tomorrow. Our students are empowered with practical skills and mentored by Christian professors with years of real-world experience in the field. Our aviation maintenance alumni have gone on to be world changers, working with missions organizations, airlines, and military aircraft services. Partner with us, and let us help you become a Champion for Christ


Why Choose Liberty’s Aviation Maintenance Bachelor’s Degree?

As a Liberty student, you will receive hands-on training with over 45 training devices operated by our School of Aeronautics. You will also have the opportunity to get involved with a variety of clubs and teams designed to help you serve others while further developing your skills in aviation and aviation maintenance. We work to encourage diversity in the field of aeronautics, and our aviation teams, such as the Liberty Belles, are designed to support women and other minorities as they complete their degrees and establish themselves in their career. 

One of our recent graduates, now working at HAECO in Greensboro, NC, stated, “I am interacting with lots of other new A&Ps (Airframe & Powerplant technicians). I can assure you that the A&P maintenance program at Liberty is leaps and bounds ahead of other programs…The biggest difference I have noticed is Liberty students are equipped for the workforce with an ethical and moral compass.”

You can read more about our alumni and their experiences in our online Liberty Journal. Discover articles about graduates like Luke and Tracy Hamer, who now work with Samaritan Aviation to provide emergency medical flights to those living in Papua New Guinea!


What Will You Learn in Our Bachelor’s in Aviation Maintenance Degree Program?

Earning a bachelor’s degree through our aviation maintenance program will prepare you to lead with excellence and integrity as an FAA licensed aviation mechanic. Our professors have years of real-world experience in the field, and our airframe and powerplant courses are designed around the fundamental skills you need to succeed as a certified aviation repair technician and a Champion for Christ. With a B.S. in Aviation Maintenance degree from Liberty University, you can become the mechanic you are called to be, equipped with training that has taught you not only how to repair an aircraft, but to impact the world for eternity. 

Featured Courses

  • AVIA 300: Aviation Safety
  • AVMT 202: Aircraft Electrical Systems
  • AVMT 207: Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems
  • AVMX 418: Advanced Electronics
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Management

Unmanned Aerial Systems

Highlights of Our Bachelor’s in Aviation Maintenance Degree Program

Study hands-on! Our School of Aeronautics owns 27 aircraft, not including drones, and countless state of the art training devices and simulators. In addition:

  • Our students have won the prestigious Loening Trophy for the last two years.
  • Our students have also won the prestigious American Airlines Safety Award for three years and running.
  • Our aviation program is also one of the largest faith-based collegiate aviation programs in North America.
  • We have an almost 100% job placement rate for our graduates.
  • We offer FAA Part 147 instruction.
  • You can complete FAA licensure training in as little as one year.
  • Build the foundation you need to get your Aviation Maintenance Certification: A&P (Airframe & Powerplant) license.
  • This is a post-9/11 GI Bill® & Yellow Ribbon program.

Aviation Maintenance Bachelor’s Degree Information

  • Residential 
  • 125 – 128 total credit hours
  • Transfer in up to 50% of your major-specific credits and 75% of your total degree.
  • This program falls under Liberty’s School of Aeronautics.
  • Review our School of Aeronautics course catalog.

Career Opportunities for Liberty’s Aviation Maintenance Graduates

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Aviation Maintenance degree prepares you for many occupations, including:

  • Aircraft Mechanic
  • Aviation Maintenance Manager
  • UAS Maintenance Manager
  • Government and Military Mechanic

Admission Requirements for Our Undergraduate Degree Programs

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.


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