Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake

  • 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 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake is one of 3 community colleges within Chesapeake City County, VA.
  • The nearest community college to Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake is Everest College-Chesapeake (2.3 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake(VA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty15 staff45 staff
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment236 students1,577 students
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:136:1
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students226 students717 students
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students10 students860 students
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Part-Time Students (2012-2016)
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Enrollment Breakdown VA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2008)
% Asian
2%
6%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
8%
8%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
39%
22%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Black (2007-2016)
% White
39%
57%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Hawaiian (2014-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
6%
3%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.680.62
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
38%
30%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$40,400$29,600
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,997 is more than the state average of $14,297. The private state tuition has grown by 33% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,997$14,297
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%78%
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$11,000
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,500
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Chesapeake Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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
  • Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private, for profit
    315 students | 6.40 Mi6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    Norfolk VA  23502
    (757)499-5447
    6.40315
  • 717 students | 6.50 Mi5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757)490-1241
    6.50717
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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,550 per year for in-state students and $9,760 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,297 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.