Gainful Employment

Professional Pilot Program
Program Level: Undergraduate Certificate
Program Length: 15 months


Q: How much will this program cost me?*

  • Tuition and Fees: $75,995
  • Estimated Books and Supplies & Electronic Training Materials: $5,000
  • On-Campus Room & Board: $7,200
  • Off-Campus Housing: $16,350

What other costs are there for this program? For further program cost information, click here.

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.


Q: What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

  • Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

Federal Loans: $4,034*
Private education loans: $72,526
Institutional financing plan: $0

*34% of program graduates used loans to help finance their costs for this program.  Student median loan debt is at $3,994, however parents of dependent students who obtained the Parent PLUS load have a median loan of $79,869.


Q: How Long will it take me to complete this program?
Answer: The program is designed to take 15 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2015-2016, 5.68% finished in 12 months. (5 out of 88 students) 31.82% of students completed the program within 18 months.  (28 out of 88 students)

Q: What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?
Answer: The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2015-2016 is 70%.

Q. Name of the accrediting agency this placement rate is calculated for:
Answer: The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges

Q. Who is included in the calculation of this rate:
Answer: All students who completed between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016

Q. What types of jobs were these students placed in?
Answer: The job placement rate includes completers hired for jobs within the field.  Positions that recent completers were hired for include: Flight Instructor

Q. When were the former students employed?
Answer: This rate is based on program completers who were employed within 180 days of completion and were employed for at least 13 weeks.

Q. How were completers tracked?
Answer: Follow-up contact directly with students


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