Feb 02, 2023  
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog

Aviation Private Pilot, CPC


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Length: 17 credits

Program Contacts

Estimated Cost: $19,387 (Track A)

This track includes students under 180 lbs, under 6’2”, under 39” sitting height.

  • Resident Tuition: $2,253*
  • Technology Fees: $221
  • General Student Fees: $257**
  • Online Course Fee: $140 (if applicable)
  • Books / Course Materials: $1,000 ***(Some courses use Open Educational Resources (OER), which are free or low-cost materials.)
  • Program Specific Fees: $15,216 (Application Fee, Course Fees, and Exams/Licensure)
  • Other Cost / Expenses: $300.00*** (if applicable for Computer + internet)

Estimated Cost: $20,585 (Track B)

This track includes students at or above 180 lbs, over 6’2”, over 39” sitting height.

  • Resident Tuition: $2,253*
  • Technology Fees: $221
  • General Student Fees: $257**
  • Online Course Fee: $140 (if applicable)
  • Books / Course Materials: $1,000 (Some courses use Open Educational Resources (OER), which are free or low-cost materials.)
  • Program Specific Fees: $16,414 (Application Fee, Course Fees, and Exams/Licensure)
  • Other Cost / Expenses: $ 300.00*** (if applicable for computer + Internet)

Costs provided are estimates only. Learn more and view current tuition and fee information at https://www.lanecc.edu/costs-admission/tuition-fees-and-payments/credit-tuition

Resident tuition is based on all program requirements (general education, core, directed electives).

**General Student fees are paid once each term, depending on whether you are taking classes on Main Campus, or at one of the outreach centers or by distance learning. 

*** Any special info about program costs or expenses.

**** This is the total of all the differential fees attached to the courses in this program.

Program Learning Outcomes


This program provides students with an FAA Private Pilot Certificate.

Students who complete this program will be able to:
PLO 1 - Conduct safe and legal flight operations in accordance with FAA regulations
PLO 2 - Use a variety of avionics and navigation aids for Visual (VFR) flight operations
PLO 3 - Apply the Aeronautical Decision Making model (ADM) with particular attention to the human element and its integration with technology, addressing FAA guidelines on hazardous attitudes
PLO 4 - Identify, assess, and respond to hazards to flight operations including weather, mechanical, medical, physiological, and psychological issues, in order to make sound go/no-go and in-flight decisions in normal and emergency circumstances
PLO 5 - Explain the functions and interactions of aerodynamics, aircraft systems, navigation, communications, regulations, and meteorology
PLO 6 - Explore and critically appraise various aviation careers and businesses

Admission Information


This is a limited-enrollment program. Please visit the Aviation Academy web page for more information and to apply. There is a $75.00 application fee. https://www.lanecc.edu/programs-academics/academic-departments/aviation-academy 

To align training with weather, the Aviation Professional Pilot program only accepts new students summer term. On a limited basis, some students may begin flying spring term, but no other courses will be offered until summer. Students with previous training should contact the academy, as other options may be available. 

Program Requirements


Program Core Courses


Program Core courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Track A courses designed for students at or above 180 lbs, over 6’2”, over 39” sitting height 
Track B courses designed for students under 180 lbs, under 6’2”, under 39” sitting height

Notes


Certifications


Private Pilot Certificate (Single-Engine Land)

(AP 110A  or AP 110B ) and (AP 120A  or AP 120B ) and AP 112  are required to take the FAA practical test, but full course completion is recommended. FAA Practical Test is administered by the FAA or an FFA Designated Pilot Examiner (DPE).

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