Liberty University Associate Of Arts In Aviation Maintenance Technician Degree Program
Credit Hours
Class Type
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the certificate total
Next Start Date
Aug 19, 2024
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Get the Credentials You Need with Our Aviation Maintenance Technician Certificate

Are you looking for a fast-track to an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) license? At Liberty, we offer a 45 credit-hour Aviation Maintenance Technician Certificate that can help you complete the courses you need to get on track for your dream job.

In this program, you will study in a concentrated cohort format designed to last only three consecutive terms. Within a year, you can walk away with transferrable college credits and the license you need to get started in your field. With professors who care about your future as much as you do, walking you through sometimes complex course material in maintenance mathematics and aircraft systems, there’s no limit to how far your certificate can take you.

With a worldwide need for more than 640,000 aircraft mechanics in the next 20 years, you will want to get started as soon as possible. Our aviation maintenance certificate graduates have gone on to work as aircraft mechanics, service technicians, and aircraft systems assemblers. Train with us to gain the skills you need to stand out and land a rewarding job in aeronautics.

What Will You Learn?

Our aviation maintenance technician certificate is designed to help you become certified as an aircraft mechanic with ratings in Airframe and Powerplant (A&P). In order to prepare for this license, you will complete courses in a range of aircraft systems. From airframe auxiliary and electrical systems to turbine engines and airframe structures, you will gain a strong foundation in the mechanical aeronautics field. You will also complete a course in maintenance mathematics, as well as aircraft sciences.

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

Featured Certificate Courses

  • AVMT 101 – Maintenance Mathematics

  • AVMT 105 – Aircraft Weight & Balance

  • AVMT 207 – Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems

  • AVMT 221 – Propeller Systems

Aviation Technician Certificate Highlights

Within 15 years, Liberty’s aviation program has grown from just four to over 400 residential students, not to mention our additional online student population. No matter how far we have come, we never stop pushing our programs to be the best they can be for students like you.

Some of the major benefits of being a Liberty student in the undergraduate certificate in aviation maintenance technician include:

  • Obtaining an Aviation Maintenance Certification: A&P (Airframe & Powerplant) license, which is a credential employers seek.
  • Professors who know their students by name, providing prayer and support to each one.
  • 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 Technician Certificate Information

Admission Requirements

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)
  • Admission essay

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