As the commencement speaker for USU's class of 2022, Vilsack spoke to the crowd of students gathered at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum about the importance of finding a passion before moving into the biggest focus of his address: resiliency and perseverance....
Do you dream as big as the sky? Then take flight with our Aggie Family and become a helicopter, airplane, or drone pilot. Utah State aviation offers elite training from the start of your flying experience with FAA-certified flight instructors at excellent facilities with an impressive fleet. We’ve been training pilots since 1939 and are excited to help you reach new heights.
Would you rather work on the ground? Our hands-on maintenance management program is an industry leader producing some of the nation’s top technicians. Students are given networking opportunities with aviation industry professionals to build relationships that lead to internships and successful careers.
Welcome to the Aggie family, We’re happy to have you.
Aviation“My end career goal is to be a captain at Delta Airlines, but before I get there I would like to spend some time flight instructing. Before I graduate I want to get my seaplane rating so I'll be able to cruise around to different lakes.”
With skilled and award winning professors from a variety of backgrounds, and special industry partnerships, students can expect to receive excelled training that will prepare them for a long and amazing aviation career. When you register as an aviation student at Utah State University, you become part of a family with students, faculty, and staff who know your name and care about your future.View Faculty and Staff
Utah State is a well-established program nestled at the feet of the Wellsville mountains. Whether students are seeking a degree in the air or on the ground, Utah State aviation boasts an impressive fleet of fixed wing and rotorcraft. We offer training in a challenging environment that will prepare you to fly in a broad spectrum of conditions.View Fleet
The Aviation program at Utah State provides students with a special opportunity to learn while being surrounded by excellent facilities. Students in the aviation program are benefitted by access to the Logan-Cache Airport. The airport has multiple hangars filled with aircraft as well as maintenance teams. Here, you will have all the resources needed to learn and excel as a pilot.View Facilities