Bachelor of Science in Aviation (Professional Pilot)
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University's Bachelor of Science in Aviation focuses on the effective aeronautical decision-making skills needed for a career as a commercial, military or missionary pilot. Liberty University has the largest flight school in Virginia, and you may submit a pilot's license to apply for PLA credit, or opt to enroll at one of our Flight Training Affiliate locations. Students will take classes in airplane aerodynamics, commercial flight, aviation weather, turbine engines, and more.


  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • AVRD (Aviation Requirement Form) – Students enrolling in the BS: Aviation must confirm an FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate or confirm that all of their flight training courses will be completed at a Liberty University flight training affiliate (FTA)

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.