Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake

Tel: (757)363-2121
236 students
Private for-profit
The Associate of Occupational Science in Aviation Maintenance Technology is designed to not only provide you with the proper knowledge and skill levels to excel in aviation maintenance but you will earn a degree. That degree may lead to job advancement in the future. This training provides you with the proper knowledge and skill levels required to pass the tests administered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) Program prepares students for the airframe and powerplant FAA license exam and additionally the avionics program for FCC licensing exam. Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Program is designed to provide our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels to excel in their chosen career field as an AMT or as a service technician. This training prepares our students with the proper knowledge and skill levels required to pass the the test administered by the (FAA) to gain entry level employment in aviation and other maintenance fields as inspectors, installers, parts managers, equipment or service technicians. Avionics Technician Program – Provides students with the theory and knowledge needed to test, maintain and repair electrical and electronic systems used in aircraft navigation, communications and flight control systems and also prepares students for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licensing examination.
School Highlights
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake serves 236 students (96% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake is one of 3 community colleges within Chesapeake City County, VA.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Chesapeake (2.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
College Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake (VA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 15 staff
38 staff

Student Body

The student population of 236 has declined by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment 236 students 839 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
34:1
# Full-Time Students 226 students
582 students
# Part-Time Students 10 students
847 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
2%
6%
% Hispanic
8%
8%
% Black
39%
21%
% White
39%
58%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
6%
3%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.69 0.61

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $17,882 is more than the state average of $15,027. The private state tuition has grown by 32% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $17,882 $15,027
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
87%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Everest College-Chesapeake
    Private for-profit
    671 students | 2.30 Mi825 Greenbrier Circle Suite 100
    Chesapeake VA  23320
    (757)361-3900
    2.30671
  • Centura College-Chesapeake
    Private for-profit
    131 students | 2.40 Mi932 B Ventures Way
    Chesapeake VA  23320
    (757)549-2121
    2.40131
  • 27,646 students | 5.10 Mi121 College Place
    Norfolk VA  23510
    (757)822-1122
    5.1027,646
  • 698 students | 6.30 Mi5425 Robin Hood Road, Suite 100
    Norfolk VA  23513
    (757)466-1260
    6.30698
  • Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    315 students | 6.40 Mi6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    Norfolk VA  23502
    (757)499-5447
    6.40315
Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,795 per year for in-state students and $9,558 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,027 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.61, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Sanford-Brown College-Tysons Corner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.