The agreement will enable students to receive college credit from West Virginia University Institute of Technology for courses completed at FlightSafety Academy.
Upon completion of accelerated flight training at FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, Florida, students will be able to satisfy the Bachelor of Science Aviation Management Program coursework requirements by taking online courses through WVU Tech.
Other benefits include the opportunity to work as a flight instructor at the Academy, which will enable them to meet minimum flight hour requirements while completing their WVU Tech degree. They will also be eligible for FlightSafety’s approved Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program conducted at the company’s Learning Centers in the United States.
A campus within the West Virginia University system, West Virginia University Institute of Technology is a four-year institution that offers more than 40 academic programs and eight engineering programs.