Private Pilot Basic Certificate

The Aviation Management and Career Pilot Technology curriculum prepares individuals for a variety of aviation and aviation-related careers including commercial airlines, general aviation, the aerospace industry, the military, and state and federal aviation organizations. This pathway allows students to complete preliminary coursework and continue on to the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Aviation Management and Career Pilot Technology.


Course Prefix/Num Course Title  
Core Courses
AER-110 Air Navigation 3 SHC
AER-112 Aviation Laws and FARs 2 SHC
AER-114 Aviation Management 3 SHC
AER-150 Private Pilot Flight Theory 3 SHC
Total Semester Hours of Credit (SHC)for Core Courses: 11 SHC
Other Major Courses
AER-151 Flight-Private Pilot 1 SHC
Total SHC for Other Major Courses: 1 SHC
Total SHC for Program 12 SHC


Estimated Costs

Flight Training $8,710
Textbooks $100 - $200 a semester
Uniforms $50