Welcome To The College Of Aeronautics

The College of Aeronautics at Florida Tech educates some of the best and brightest professionals in the global aviation community. Undergraduate and graduate students alike join us from around the world to not only earn their own degrees and certifications but to immerse themselves in the aviation industry and solve complex problems that make an impact on the world. The aeronautics faculty is largely comprised of professors with professional experience and who are experts in their fields of specialization. Students gain experience with research as undergraduates and all students have access to world class facilities from the flight line to the simulator center. Aspiring pilots start their flight training in the first semester at the Emil Buehler Center for Aviation Training and Research.

The College of Aeronautics has 4 undergraduate programs accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI).

In the News

Malmquist Speaks at Safety Systems Conference

College of Aeronautics instructor Shem Malmquist offered two presentations at the 2022 Safety Management System Industry Forum.

Students Win Big at AIAA Regional Conference

They produced six top three finishes, including a clean sweep of the Freshman/Sophomore Open Topic Category.

Graduate Student Recognized with AIAA Scholarship Award for Aviation

The award is given to a student pursuing an advanced degree and research in the field of general aviation and includes a $1,000 scholarship.