Aviation Pilot Training Certificate (012A) Curriculum - Southwestern Illinois College


Fall Semester

Total Semester Credits: 13
Course Number Course Description Credits
AVIA 101 Private Pilot Flight Theory 4
AVIA 102 Flight Training Private Part I 2
AVIA 103 Simulator Private 1
AVIA 104 Flight Training Private Part II 3
AVIA 260 Aviation Meteorology 3

Spring Semester

Total Semester Credits: 14.5
Course Number Course Description Credits
AVIA 133 Human Factors in Aviation 3
AVIA 151 Commercial Pilot Flight Theory 3
AVIA 153 Simulator Intermediate 1
AVIA 154 Flight Training Commercial I 3
AVIA 201 Instrument Flight Theory 3
AVIA 269 Multi-Engine Flight Theory 1.5

Summer Semester

Total Semester Credits: 7
Total Program Credits: 34.5
Course Number Course Description Credits
AVIA 155 Flight Training Commercial II 2
AVIA 202 Flight Training Instrument 3
AVIA 203 Simulator Instrument 1
AVIA 270 Flight Training Multi-Engine 1


Check class schedule for aviation fees in effect at the time of your registration.

Flight courses AVIA 102, 104, 154, 155, 202, and 270 are not taught by SWIC, but are available for course credit for the AAS Degree. Flight courses are offered by area training facilities.

Prerequisites may be required for some courses.

Refer to the Online Course Catalog or Class Search link in eSTORM for a full course description and/or prerequisites.

State Regulatory Requirements

Meets Requirements in

This program MEETS the State educational requirements for licensure, certification or registry in: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, District of Columbia

Does not Meet Requirements in

This program DOES NOT MEET the State educational requirements for licensure, certification or registry in: N/A

No determination In

No determination has been made whether this program meets the State educational requirements for licensure, certification or registry in: American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands


Changes from Prior Year: N/A

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