Dutchess Community College Flight Training

Dutchess Community College Flight Training, Poughkeepsie, New York

Dutchess Community College Flight Training Program helps with the cost, difficulty, and time requirements to become a pilot. Our top-notch courses will prove you wrong! US Aviation Academy is rated as one of the best in the United States. We prioritize working with your unique schedule and budget constraints to turn your goal of flying into reality.

Flight Training College in New York

The program specifically prepares matriculated students to meet the stringent requirements outlined by the FAA in order to acquire a Private Pilot Certificate and Commercial Pilot Certificate, both with an Airplane Category Rating and a Single Engine Class Rating. In this process, students will gain the knowledge and proficiency necessary to acquire an Instrument Rating.

With successful completion of the program, students will be able to

  • Obtain an FAA certificate appropriate to the level of pilot proficiency;
  • Apply the scientific method, develop hypotheses, analyze results and draw conclusions;
  • Demonstrate the ability to use technology and software applications to produce an output or perform analyses appropriate to their academic program/discipline;
  • Work with graphical, numerical, or symbolic models to solve problems and interpret results.

Pre-enrollment To-Do List

  • Contact the Aviation Science Program Chair for the current negotiated fee for flight training and for course/program information.
  • Courses must be selected in consultation with the Program Coordinator.
  • Successful completion of an FAA physical, leading to 1st or 2nd class Medical Certificate is required for enrollment.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use government loans for Flight School at Dutchess Community College

Yes, you can utilize FAFSA and Pell Grants through our Dutchess Community College Flight Training Program

How long does it take to finish Dutchess Community College flight school

Dutchess Community College Flight Training is a 2-year Associates Program

Can I get student loans for flight training college

Yes, a variety of student loan options are available to you at our different programs

What is a restricted ATP

This allows you to fly for a regional airline at 1250 hours instead of the full 1500 hours

Flight Training College programs in New York

Dutchess Community College Flight Training is located in Poughkeepsie, New York