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

Florida Tech Alumnus Donates Prize-Winning Unmanned Aircraft

A university graduate's contribution may serve as inspiration for aviation students studying at George M. Skurla Hall.

First-in-the-Nation Electric Plane Energizes Career Aspirations of Aerospace Engineering Student

Senior Elise Medhus says the Velis Electro will provide unique research opportunities not available at other universities.

Florida Tech First University to Own and Fly Electric Plane

A first-in-the-nation acquisition will allow for hands-on learning and important research on a new and timely aspect of aviation.