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Aeronautics-Pilot Training

10-402-1 Associate Degree (AAS) 60 Credits Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Oshkosh

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

Turn your love of flying into a great career as a charter, regional or major airline pilot. Your training includes FAA approved 141 flight training for Private Pilot, Instrument Rating and Commercial Pilot Multi-Engine, along with all the requirements to be Restricted-ATP eligible, so you’ll have flight experience requirements sooner for your first airline job. In addition, you’ll gain the knowledge, skills and in-flight experience to qualify for the Commercial Single Engine and Certified Flight Instructor certificates with single- and multi-engine land and instrument ratings. You’ll also learn about weather, aerodynamics and avionics, and will use the latest flight training equipment, including high-tech, modern aircraft and flight simulators. Enjoy small class sizes and one-on-one instruction tailored to your individual needs. You can start working in the industry before graduating, so you'll have more flight time, certificates and experience than typical four-year program graduates. You’ll be ready for an entry-level position as a flight instructor or transporting people, freight or mail.

COURSE LIST

*Course list for reference only. Current students please refer to your individualized program plan or see your advisor.

Technical Studies (43 Credits)

Course Title
Course Number
Credits
Private Pilot-Ground
10-402-101
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Private Pilot certificate level. Cost: $428.25, Program $385.20, Material $4.50, Activity Fee $34.65 and Parking $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or department consent
Aviation Weather
10-402-102
3
Covers ground training of aviation weather, aviation human factors, aviation safety, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level. Cost $428.25, Program $385.20, Material $4.50, Activity Fees $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program or Aeronautics Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or Department Consent
Private Pilot-Flight
10-402-191
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Private Pilot certificate level. Aircraft Type: C172, Course Hours: Dual 34.5, Solo 10, Phase check 4, Checkride 1.5, Simulator Hours-F141/142/RB/Mentor 4, Ground 65. Cost: $9549.16, Program $385.20 Material $189.00 Activity Fee $34.65 Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or department consent; Coreq: Private Pilot - Ground (10402101)
Instrument-Ground
10-402-103
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on IFR operations. Cost $428.25, Program $385.20, Material $4.50, Activity Fee $34.65 and Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Private Pilot, Ground 10402101; Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training AAS Degree or Aeronautics-Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or Department Consent
Aircraft Systems
10-402-106
3
Covers ground training of aircraft systems, aviation human factors, aviation law and regulation, aviation safety, airworthiness, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level. Cost $458.25, Program $385.20, Material $4.50, Activity Fees $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90, Online fee $30.00. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training AAS or Aeronautics - Professional Technical Diploma Diploma or Department Consent
Commercial Instrument-Flight 2
10-402-120
2
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on IFR operations.
Coreq: commercial Instrument - Flight 1 (10402192)
Commercial Instrument-Flight 1
10-402-192
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on IFR Operations. Aircraft Type C172, Course Hours: Dual 49, Solo 0, Phase Check 4.5, Checkride 1.5. Simulator-F141/142/RB/Mentor 15, Ground 50. Cost $11,236.02, Program $385.20, Material $189.00, Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Private Pilot - Flight (10402191); Coreq: Instrument - Ground (10402103)
CFI-Flight 1
10-402-107
3
Covers ground and flight training of fundamentals of instructing, aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level from the perspective of a multi-engine CFI applicant. Aircraft Type C152A, Course Hours: Dual 2, Simulator-Truflight 30, Ground 76. Cost $2,448.82, Program $385.20, Material $189.00, Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Commercial Instrument - Flight 2 (10402120): Coreq: Commercial Instrument - Flight 3 (10402186)
Commercial Instrument-Flight 3
10-402-186
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on single-engine operations. Aircraft Type C172, Course Hours: Dual 18.5, Solo 18, Phase Check 1.5. Simulator-Truflight 16, Ground 40. Cost $7,367.50, Program $385.20, Material $189.00 Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Commercial Instrument - Flight 2 (10402120); Coreq: Commercial - Ground (10402104)
Commercial-Ground
10-402-104
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on multi-engine operations. Cost $428.25, Program $385.20 Material $4.50, Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Instrument, Ground 10402103; Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training AAS Degree or Aeronautics - Pilot Technical Diploma or Department Consent
Aerodynamics
10-402-105
3
Covers ground training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft design and limitations, and theories of flight to the Commercial Pilot certificate level. Cost $428.25, Program $385.20 Material $4.50, Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics - Pilot Training Degree, Aeronautics - Professional Pilot Technical Diploma, or department consent
Commercial Instrument-Flight 4
10-402-194
3
Covers ground and flight training of aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level with an emphasis on multi-engine operations. Aircraft Type C172, Course Hours: Dual 14, Solo 12, Phase Check 1.5, Checkride 1.5. Aircraft BE-76 Dual 30.5, Phase Check 3, Checkride 1.5, Simulator-Truflight 20, Simulator-F141/142/RB/Mentor 8, Ground 39. Cost $18,697.16, Program $385.20, Material $189.00, Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90 VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: Commercial Instrument - Flight 3 (10402186)
Aviation Safety & Human Factors, Intro to
10-402-131
1
Covers ground training of decision-making, situational awareness, crew coordination, communication, human error, fatigue, fitness, attitudes, training devices, controls, workload management, CRM, man/machine interference that may include pilot/aircraft interference or flight deck/cockpit design, so that the student understands and can identify how human factors affect aviation safety at an introductory level.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or department consent
Fundamentals of ATC and Airspace
10-402-132
1
Covers ground training of a fundamental knowledge of the ATC system in the United States, including navigational aids; airspace; communications; the Code of Federal Aviation Regulations; ATC procedures; control tower operations; non-radar operations; radar operations; and differing types of environmental concerns within a geographic area, so that the student can understand and apply critical elements of ATC within the National Airspace System (NAS).
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or department consent
Applied Aviation Safety and Human Factors
10-402-133
1
Covers ground training of decision-making, situational awareness, crew coordination, communication, human error, fatigue, fitness, attitudes, training devices, controls, workload management, CRM, man/machine interference that may include pilot/aircraft interference or flight deck/cockpit design, so that the student understands and can identify how human factors affect aviation safety at an applied level.
Prereq: Admission to Aeronautics-Pilot Training program, Aeronautics Professional Pilot Technical Diploma or department consent; Coreq: Aviation Safety & Human Factors, Intro (10402131)
CFI-Flight 3
10-402-157
1
Covers ground and flight training of fundamentals of instructing, aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level from the perspective of a single-engine CFI applicant and completes the CFI ME practical test.
Prereq: CFI-Flight 1 (10402107); Coreq: CFI-Flight 2 (10402195) and CFI-Flight 4 (10402198)
CFI-Flight 2
10-402-195
3
As a continuation of 10-402-107, this course covers ground and flight training of fundamentals of instructing, aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level from the perspective of a multi-engine CFI applicant. Aircraft Type BE-76, Course Hours: Dual 14, Phase Check 2, Ground 92. Cost $5,830.46, Program $385.20, Material $189.00, Activity Fee $34.65, Parking Fee $3.90. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: CFI Flight 1 (10402107)
CFI-Flight 4
10-402-198
1
Covers ground and flight training of fundamentals of instructing, aerodynamics and aircraft performance, aircraft systems, aviation human factors, air traffic control and airspace, aviation law and regulation, aviation weather, aviation safety, airworthiness, flight maneuvers, weight and balance, navigation, and emergency operations to the Commercial Pilot certificate level from the perspective of an instrument airplane CFI applicant. Plane Type C172, Course Hours: Dual 12, Phase Check 1.5, Checkride 1.5, Simulator-Truflight 3, F141/142RB/Mentor Dual 10, Ground 27. Cost: $4,064.81, Program $128.40, Material $63.00, Activity Fee $11.55, Parking Fee $1.30. VA Students - Checkrides, FAA Written test, and additional flight training time above FAA minimums, supplemental simulator, books and other supplies are not covered by Federal VA benefits and the WI GI Bill. Costs are for the 2015-16 school year, and are subject to change.
Prereq: CFI Flight 1 (10402107); Coreqs: CFI Flight 2 (10402195) and CFI Flight 3 (10402197)

General Studies (17 Credits)

Course Title
Course Number
Credits
Intro to Psychology
10-809-198
3
Focuses on the theoretical foundation of human functioning and looks at learning, motivation, emotions, personality, deviance and pathology, physiological factors and social influences. Students consider the complexities of human relationships in personal, social and vocational settings.
Prereq: ACCPL Reading >= 54 & Sentence >= 83 OR ACT (Read/Engl) >= 18 OR Program Prep OR Not pursuing a degree.
College Technical Math 1A
10-804-113
3
Included topics are solving linear equations; graphing; percent; proportions; measurement systems; computational geometry; and right triangle trigonometry. Emphasis will be on the application of skills to technical problems. Successful completion of College Technical Math 1A and College Technical Math 1B is the equivalent of College Technical Math 1.
Prereq: ACCPL Arithmetic >= 65 OR ACT Math >= 18 OR Program Prep OR Not pursuing a degree.
Oral/Interpersonal Comm
10-801-196
3
Focuses on developing various communication skills including speaking and listening. Students practice intrapersonal/interpersonal and nonverbal communication skills through oral presentations, group activities and written projects.
Prereq: ACCPL Reading >= 54 & Sentence >= 83 OR ACT (Read/Engl) >= 18 OR Program Prep OR Not pursuing a degree.
College Technical Math 1B
10-804-114
2
Continuation of College Technical Mathematics 1A. Topics include: performing operations on polynomials; solving quadratic and rational equations; formula rearrangement; solving systems of equations; and oblique triangle trigonometry. Emphasis will be on the application of skills to technical problems. Successful completion of College Technical Math 1A and College Technical Math 1B is the equivalent of College Technical Math 1.
Prereq: College Technical Math 1A (10804113)
Written Communication
10-801-195
3
Teaches the writing process which includes prewriting, drafting and revising. Through writing assignments, students analyze audience and purpose, research and organize ideas, and format and design documents based on subject matter and content. Class sessions and assignments involve giving oral presentations and using computers.
Prereq: ACCPL Reading >= 54 & Sentence >= 83 OR ACT (Read/Engl) >= 18 OR Program Prep OR Not pursuing a degree.
Economics
10-809-195
3
Provides a foundation of economic concepts and institutions so that students can apply economic thinking to their own decisions as consumers, employees and citizens in a market-oriented economic system. Topics include supply and demand, employment, prices and production, fiscal policy, monetary policy, market structures, and international trade and finance.
Prereq: ACCPL Reading >= 54 & Sentence >= 83 OR ACT (Read/Engl) >= 18 OR Program Prep OR Not pursuing a degree.

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