The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
The University offers a bachelor of science (B.S.) in professional aviation flight technology.
This degree program combines four years of flight training with technical support coursework to prepare students for careers as professional pilots. Graduates are awarded a bachelor degree and an FAA flight instructor certification with an instrument rating and a multi-engine land class rating.
The program is internationally recognized for the excellence of its facilities, faculty, and graduates. Students obtain a strong aviation foundation at an affordable cost—including lower cost flight training when compared to other Midwestern universities.
A number of activities and organizations are available that enable students to interact with other students and professionals, including Alpha Eta Rho, the American Association of Airport Executives, Women in Aviation International, and other aviation-oriented activities.
Other opportunities include the University's Honors Program and study abroad opportunities—which range from summer programs to a single semester or a full academic year in over 56 countries.
Special Note: Consideration will be given to allow college credit to students who have already obtained flight certificates or aviation flight experience up to an instrument rating. Questions should be directed to the Department of Aviation Technology.
Our graduates are employed by companies throughout the world in all aspects of the aviation industry.
Employment is generally found at commuter airlines in companies having flight departments, the federal government, the military services, flight simulator companies, aircraft manufacturers, state departments of aviation, and airport fixed base operators.
Students have many sources of financial support for their studies, including financial aid, work-study programs, veterans' benefits, and special scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students.
In addition, the Department of Aviation Technology offers a variety of scholarships to full-time aviation technology students on a competitive basis.
The Graduate Catalog and Undergraduate Catalog of Indiana State University are the documents of authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalogs supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.