Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake

Tel: (757)363-2121
235 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 235 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake is one of 3 community colleges within Chesapeake city County, VA.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Chesapeake (2.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake 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 Public
Total Faculty 23 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 235 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
235 students
1,266 students
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
21:1
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
235 students
810 students
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake sch enrollment Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
46%
12%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Black (2006-2013)
% White
34%
57%
% Two or more races
5%
2%
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Unknown (2006-2013)
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake sch ethnicity Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake sta ethnicity
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. 0.63 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,882 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 32% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,882 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 32% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,882 $5,740
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,882 $10,260
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 80%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Chesapeake Everest College-Chesapeake
    Private for-profit
    825 Greenbrier Circle Suite 100
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    (757)361-3900
    2.3  Mi  |  826  students
  • Chesapeake Centura College-Chesapeake
    Private for-profit
    932 B Ventures Way
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    (757)549-2121
    2.4  Mi  |  166  students
  • Norfolk Tidewater Community College
    Public
    121 College Place
    Norfolk, VA 23510
    (757)822-1122
    5.1  Mi  |  28929  students
  • Norfolk ITT Technical Institute-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    5425 Robin Hood Road Suite 100
    Norfolk, VA 23513
    (757)466-1260
    6.3  Mi  |  853  students
  • Norfolk Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    Norfolk, VA 23502
    (757)499-5447
    6.4  Mi  |  241  students
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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,698 per year for in-state students and $9,315 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,228 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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.