Professional Pilot Aviation Program

Do you dream of a career as a pilot? Are you fascinated with the prospect of flying for a living?   is a comprehensive regional university that provides a high quality education. Flight training at SUU will uniquely prepare you for a career flying aircraft anywhere in the world.

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Rotor Wing and Fixed Wing Training

offers training in Rotor Wing Pilot (helicopter) or Fixed Wing Pilot (airplane) components. These tracks share a common core of general education and general aviation core courses. Our specialized flight labs, located at the Cedar City, Utah Airport (CDC), include state-of-the-art aircraft that will get you off the ground in no time.

Earn Pilot Licenses and Ratings

  • Private Pilot
  • Instrument Rating
  • Commercial Pilot
  • Certified Flight Instructor
  • Certified Flight Instructor Instrument

Additional Special Curriculum courses are offered in the following: Turbine Transition, External Load, Night Vision Goggles, Mountain Flying, Robinson R44 Transition, SFAR 73 Transition, and both Single Engine and Multi Engine fixed wing training.

Degree Options

  • Applied Associate in Aviation
  • There are many bachelor's degrees offered at SUU that will enhance your aviation goals…  Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (BIS), Bachelor's Degree in General Studies (BSGS), Bachelor of Aviation Science.
  • See your advisor to pick the best Major that is right for your career path.

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Notice: For students using veteran's educational benefits please be aware that aviation degree options may be subject to VA restrictions. Veterans are encouraged to discuss any restrictions with the SUU Veteran Center.