I want to fly...For My Career!
Associate Degree in Aviation Science & Technology
For the past five years, New England Institute of Technology
has offered an Associate Degree in Aviation Science. At our Warwick, Rhode Island location Horizon Aviation has partnered with New England Tech and Horizon provides the flight training for this program. Together we are able to offer our students a comprehensive
curriculum that offers the best training and facilities available in
Rhode Island. This exciting program combines academic studies and
hands-on flight training to prepare graduates for positions in the
aviation industry including airlines, cargo, and corporate flying.
Please note that flight training for the New England Tech program is conducted in Rhode Island.
How it works:
Training - earn an Associate Degree and multiple FAA Pilot's Licenses at New England Tech and Horizon Aviation
- Build Experience - upon successful completion of the program
you will have the experience and credentials to apply for your first
job as a professional pilot. Usually this is working as a flight
- Apply to the Airlines - when you have the flight experience to be competitive you can apply to the airlines.
New England Tech
students attend New England Tech for academic coursework that includes
the theoretical portion of flight training (ground school and other
aviation courses) as well as required non-aviation core curriculum
courses in subjects such as English and Math. Simultaneously, students
receive flight training at Horizon Aviation.
Horizon Aviation's Career Pilot Program is rigorous and the
expectations are high. You will train at the longest serving and most
experienced Part 141 school in the area. Horizon's large fleet of
training aircraft enables us to offer training in 8 different FAA
licenses - from Private Pilot Certificate through the Airline Transport
Learning at an international airport
If you are ready to dedicate yourself to study and train in a
challenging environment we will make sure you receive a world-class
education from some of the best instructors in the industry. Students
come from around the country and from over 33 countries to train at
Horizon Aviation because our program is comprehensive (with training
for nine FAA licenses offered) and our facilities are top-notch. At
Horizon Aviation, you will learn to fly at a busy international airport
under the experenced eye of our instructors. We will train you in a
variety of weather conditions, in multiple types of aircraft, and give
you the experience of flying along side commercial airliners. It may
sound daunting, but our instructors are working with you every step of
Unlike some flight training programs, we are able to work very closely
with our students, offering one-on-one flight instruction and making
sure that our students don't just learn "how" but also "why" we go
through the processes needed to become a top-notch pilot. Successful
graduates from Horizon Aviation have the confidence and ability to work
professionally in aviation. Many of our students have become flight
instructors and then begun their careers as commercial pilots in all
fields, from airlines and corporate flying to military aviation.
Recognized by the FAA
Horizon is the longest serving, and most experienced Part 141 school in
the area, and is one of the small percentage of Part 141 approved
programs available nationally (less than 1 in 10 flight schools is Part
141 Approved). We train people of all ages and backgrounds from recent
high school graduates to former corporate managers and veterans of the
Call or visit us today!
Visit us today and learn more about our program or contact us by phone or online. We are always happy to speak with prospective students. You can also contact New England Tech to learn more.
* Enrollment in New England Tech and/or Horizon Aviation in no way implies a job offer with either organization.