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Learn to soar

This is your chance to take to the skies through one of the largest aviation programs in the nation and the only comprehensive aviation program at a public university in Michigan.

Pride points

  • 96% of flight, management and tech ops graduates are working or continuing their education

    2022-23 Career Outcomes Report

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  • No. 2 ranked aviation college

    FLYING Flight School Guide

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  • Partnerships for career pathway programs with Delta, United Airlines, SkyWest and AAR

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Our programs

Our programs will prepare you for a career in aviation with our revolutionary new curriculum and practical training, which is designed to build the necessary skills the airline industry is seeking. Our aviation programs are accredited by Aviation Accreditation Board International (

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Resources and support

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    Network with aviation industry organizations and connect with professionals through career pathway programs at Delta, United Airlines and AAR.

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    Academic advisors can help you choose courses in our three majors: aviation flight science, aviation technical operations or aviation management and operations.

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    Wondering if the College of Aviation is right for you? Here’s everything you need to know to help plan your future.

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Ready to take the next step? Apply today.

What are you waiting for? Now is the perfect time to apply and take the next step in pursuing your purpose and setting yourself up to thrive through the College of Aviation.

Info sessions

Check out these events to help introduce you to the College of Aviation and all the excellent programs housed here.

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