Liberty University Aviation Maintenance And Management Bachelor Degree
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Transfer Credits
Up to 75% of the Degree Total can be Transferred to Liberty
Next Start Date
Jan 13, 2020
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Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Learn from Industry Leaders to Become the Best Aviation Mechanic You Can Be!

If you’ve ever considered taking your interest in tinkering with engines and machines and turning it into a promising career field, we’ve got good news! Our aviation maintenance bachelor’s degree with a focus in management partners mechanics and leadership with the lucrative aeronautics industry.

Liberty makes it easier to gain the hands-on experience you’ll need to become an expert in the field. Our School of Aeronautics has over 27 aircraft you can work with and countless state-of-the-art training devices and simulators to learn from. Additionally, your courses will highlight the foundational aspects of all major aircraft systems and technologies for today’s aviation industry.

Best of all, Liberty is a teaching university! That means that your professors are hands-on with you in the classroom every week, guiding, mentoring, and supporting you throughout your college experience. Plus, our professors all have degrees and real-life experience in their field. You deserve to learn from the best, so let us help!


Why Choose Liberty’s Aviation Maintenance: Management Degree?

Let us help you achieve the career you dream about! At Liberty, our goal is to equip students with the industry skills employers are looking for. That way you can finish your degree confident that your skill set will match market needs, allowing you easier entry into the field!

Some of our degree’s highlights that allow students to develop these vital skills include:

  • Our unique aviation maintenance program in which students complete all FAA aircraft maintenance A&P certifications in less than one year!
  • Obtaining aircraft mechanic license under FAA standards requires 1,900 hours of course instruction, which at most schools takes 18 months to two years.
  • Using an apprenticeship to obtain your license would take even longer at about two and a half years!
  • With our mission to Train Champions for Christ, we are excited about equipping the next generation of aircraft mechanics with integrity to make a difference.
  • Over the next 20 years, there will be a need for 648,000 new aircraft mechanics worldwide!
  • Employers are looking for more than a college education and mechanic certification. They want employees with soft skills from oral and written to team and leadership skills. Our curriculum prepares you for all of these and more!

With all these pieces combined, we are happy to say that our graduates have an almost 100% job placement rate! Partner with a school that gives you more. Join the Liberty family and make our success your success.


What Will You Learn in Our Aviation Maintenance: Management Concentration?

Our aviation maintenance bachelor’s degree is designed to provide a route for A&P licensure while covering important, broader topics licensed mechanics face, such as human factors and safety. Our management concentration equips students like you to take the next step and prepare for leadership positions in the field of aviation maintenance.

Our courses develop your ability to work with a wide range of systems, from propeller to hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Additionally, you will gain a greater awareness of how to incorporate Christian ethics into all the work that you do!

The program includes a course that prepares students for aviation field interviews. Walk away with a degree that cultivates your confidence and enables you to land a job in today’s booming aeronautics industry.

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

Featured Courses

AVIA 314 – Principles of Aviation Administration

AVIA 472 – Aviation Organization Ethics

AVMX 451 – Aviation Maintenance Operations

BUSI 301 – Business Law

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Highlights of Our Aviation Maintenance: Management Degree

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 to our facilities, we have the following achievements and opportunities:

  • Our students have won the 2017 and 2018 prestigious Loening Trophy and the American Airlines Safety Award three years running!
  • Our aviation program is also one of the largest faith-based collegiate aviation programs in North America.
  • Almost 100% job placement rate for graduates.
  • FAA Part 147 instruction.
  • Ability to complete FAA licensure training in as little as one year!
  • Aviation Maintenance Certification: A&P (Airframe & Powerplant) license.
  • Post-9/11 GI Bill® & Yellow Ribbon program.

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Career Opportunities for Aviation Maintenance Graduates

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Aviation Maintenance prepares you for the following occupations:

  • Aircraft mechanic
  • Maintenance manager
  • UAS maintenance manager
  • Government and military mechanic

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.


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