Aviation Colleges in USA
As you evaluate aviation colleges in the USA, consider Paragon Flight and Liberty University. This innovative program allows students to receive flight training at Paragon Flight, while working on their Bachelor of Science degree through the Liberty University School of Aeronautics.
Paragon Flight is an FAA-approved FAR Part 141 flight training center. We are known as the premier flight school in Southwest Florida because we provide excellent instructors, the most advanced aircraft available and the best training systems in the world.
Our goal is to train the best and safest pilots and the quality of our flight training instruction speaks for itself. We are proud to have been recognized by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) as one of the top flight schools in the nation and have been selected over multiple years for their Flight Training Excellence Awards.
Why Choose Paragon Flight & Liberty University?
Liberty University participates in the Yellow Ribbon program, which allows eligible students to continue training once their annual GI Bill® funding has been exceeded. Liberty does not have an annual cap on Yellow Ribbon programs.
The Veterans Administration Post-9/11 GI Bill program entitles veterans, their spouses, or their dependent children the opportunity to be awarded 100% of their educational expenses, including a housing stipend.
High School Early/Dual Enrollment
High school students who live close to qualifying Cessna Pilot Centers like Paragon Flight can now earn their private pilot certificate while they earn college credit through the Liberty Online Academy. Participation in the dual enrollment program may help you finish the program in less time.
Federal Financial Aid
Enrolling with Liberty University and Paragon Flight, a Flight Training Affiliate, enables students to use Federal Financial Aid such as scholarships, grants and loans.
Restricted Airline Transport Pilot (R-ATP) Program
Liberty University offers the Restricted ATP program, commonly known as the reduced-hour ATP program. Graduates may be eligible for the ATP certificate with 1,250 hours total flight time as long as they complete their Instrument Rating and Commercial Pilot Certificate through an approved location, such as Paragon Flight, and graduate with a Liberty University Aeronautics Degree.
If you are looking for aviation colleges in the USA, take advantage of the many benefits of flight training at Paragon Flight while you work on your B.S. degree through Liberty University Online. For additional information, get in touch with us at (239) 274-3170.