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Professional Pilot

Transportation, Distribution and Logistics career cluster

Quick Facts

Summary

Our Professional Pilot Program features an FAA Part 141-approved flight training curriculum.

We partner with US Aviation Group (Denton, Texas) to offer our program at Alliance Airport in Fort Worth, Texas.

You will get the classroom and in-air experience you need to succeed as you earn:

  • FAA Pilot certifications, licenses and additional ratings
  • College credit towards an Associate of Applied Science degree

Maximize Your Career Potential

Apply your training and experience in our Professional Pilot program toward a bachelor's degree at a 4-year college or university.

Program Options

Degree

Certificates

Level 1

Enhanced Skills

Special Requirement

Aviation Information Session / Tour

You must attend a mandatory Aviation Information Session / Tour to be admitted to our aviation programs.

2019 Dates

  • Monday, January 28

Register for a Session

Aviation Information Session Sign-up

More Details

Costs

Projected Flight Costs

See detailed Projected Flight Costs in the Catalog for both airplane and helicopter specialty tracks.

Other Costs

Time Commitment

You can complete our A.A.S. program in 2 years whether you take day or night classes.

Day Classes

  • Days: Monday–Friday
  • Class hours: 9 a.m.–noon
  • Flight hours: arranged

Night Classes

  • Days: Monday–Thursday
  • Hours: 6–9 p.m.
  • Flight hours: arranged

Careers

After successfully completing our program, you will be prepared for jobs such as:

  • Commercial airline pilot
  • Flight instructor
  • Commercial helicopter pilot

Projected Job Growth

Occupational Outlook Handbook

O*NET OnLine

Summary Reports for:

Gainful Employment Disclosures

Explore Careers

Discover careers based on your interests and studies: Career Coach.

Career Coach: Employment Outlook

 

Contact

Northwest Campus

Center of Excellence in Aviation, Transportation and Logistics at Alliance Airport
2301 Horizon Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76177

Professional Pilot Program
817-515-7100
aviation@tccd.edu

Updated November 15, 2018