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Michigan Western Michigan University 237 N Helmer Rd, Battle Creek, MI 49037 (269) 964-6375 www.wmich.edu/aviation

Point of Contact Mr. Tom Thinnes tom.thinnes@wmich.edu

Institutional Information Institution Type Public Accreditation Higher Learning Commission; Aviation Accreditation Board Highest Degree Offered Doctoral Student Body Co-Educational Full-time Enrollment Undergraduate 17,936; Graduate 4,958 Full-time Students Enrolled in Aviation Program Undergraduate 999 Graduate Freshman Admissions Requirements 1. High School GPA; 2. SAT/ACT score; 3. Types of courses taken; 4. Trend in grades; https://wmich.edu/admissions/freshmen/criteria Calendar System Semester Annual Undergraduate Tuition Resident: $12,483 Non-resident: $15,373 Aviation Program Year aviation program established 1939 School/college/division in which the aviation program is located Western Michigan University - College of Aviation Specialized Program Accreditation Aviation Accreditation Board International Online Aviation Programs Hybrid - in the Aviation Management and Operations Non-Traditional Offerings Degrees or courses offered at satellite locations. Courses offered through distance learning. Credit given for FAA certificates and ratings held at time of admission. FAA Certificate Offerings Private, Commercial, Instrument, Multi-engine, CFI (airplane), CFI (instrument), CFI (mulit-engine)

Instruction offered under FAA part 141 61, 141, 147 Instruction conducted by Institution Cost of Lab Fees Private Pilot License -$22,153 (made up of two courses); Instrument Rating - $15,506; Commercial Multi-Engine with a Single-engine Add-on - $27,975 (made up of two courses); Total estimated cost of certificate and ratings in flight major: $65,635 Flight Hours at graduation Minimum 192; Average 200-250; More is a student CFIs during their time at the University Opportunities – Industry/Employment/Learning Delta Propel partner, AAR EAGLE participant, multiple internship opportunities while enrolled, various cadet and pipeline agreements with multiple regional airlines Aviation Affiliations AABI, AAAE, AHP, NIFA, NGPA, OBAP, UAA, WAI and AWAM Articulation Agreements Any Michigan Community College, AIM, MIAT College of Technology, Parkland College, SMAT, Ivy Tech Traditional Aviation Degree Programs Type of Degree

Credit Hours

Enrollment

Aviation Technical Operations

BS

126

95

Aviation Management + Operations

BS

123

297

Aviation Flight Science

BS

123

743

Aviation Science

Minor

18

n/a

Aviation Supply Chain Management

Minor

18

n/a

Military Leadership + Aviation Studies

Minor

15

n/a

Professional Aviation Preparation Minor

Minor

15

n/a

Programs

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