View courses, degrees, and/or certificates for this program in the catalog.

This department is in the division of Applied Technology, Transportation & Culinary Arts.

For over fifty years, the San Bernardino Valley College Aeronautics program has produced high quality graduates for employment in the aviation industry.

Costing only a fraction of private schools, our FAA Certified program produces high quality graduates who are sought after in the aviation industry.

Some of our former graduates are employed at the following businesses and other industries besides aviation:

  • Amusement Parks
  • Cessna Citation
  • Delta Airlines
  • Federal Express
  • General Atomics
  • Hydraulics Specialist
  • Oil Refinery Maintenance Mechanic
  • Recreational Vehicle Technician
  • Scott Oxygen Systems
  • Sky West Palm Springs
  • Southern California Aviation
  • Unical Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • UPS (United Parcel Service Airline Division)

Students may pursue an Associate of Science degree or certificates in Airframe and Powerplant Technology. Students desiring specific ratings or licenses should consult with faculty in the Aeronautics Department and/or the Federal Aviation Administration. Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution and major in aeronautics should consult with a counselor regarding the transfer process and lower division requirements.