Flight - Helicopter

This minor incorporates courses required to obtain the FAA private and commercial pilot certificates and either the helicopter instrument rating or the helicopter flight instructor certificate. Rigorous academic classes are included to provide professional pilot education. Included is instruction in resource management, high-altitude helicopter operations, and other topics associated with piloting helicopters at the commercial level. All helicopter flight activities must be completed with the approved University provider.

AS 143Private Helicopter Operations5
AS 252Instrument Helicopter Operations3
AS 3723
FH 142Helicopter Pilot Flight Private1
FH 252Helicopter Pilot Flight Instrument1
FH 372Helicopter Pilot Flight Commercial1
Select one of the following:3-5
Any upper-level (300/400) AS, SF, or WX course (3 cr)
Flight Instructor Helicopter Operations
and Helicopter Pilot Flight Instructor
Total Credits17-19

Note: This minor is not open to students pursuing a degree in Aeronautical Science with a Helicopter Pilot specialty.