National Aviation Academy (NAA)
 

Category: Non traditional | State: FL

About National Aviation Academy (NAA)
 

National Aviation Academy (NAA) has been training aviation maintenance professionals since 1932. NAA's Aviation Maintenance and Advanced Aircraft Systems (Avionics) courses are designed to provide the experience and education required to become a licensed Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) technician and embark on an in-demand career with great earning potential. Individuals can go from no experience to fully certified in as little as 14 months. Students from across the globe attend campuses located in Clearwater, FL and Concord, MA.
 

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Why attend National Aviation Academy (NAA)
 

NAA's hands-on training programs allow military servicemembers and veterans to invest in training for purpose-driven careers. Drawing on the experience they acquired while serving, NAA's specialized curriculum is designed to help harness their skills and secure lasting careers as they transition into civilian life. Whether a Veteran has had military aviation experience, or not, their service applies directly to the core values in aviation maintenance: safety and integrity. Additionally, over 40% of students and 75% of instructional staff have previously served in a military branch, creating a network of guidance and support.
 

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Top Degrees

plaeholder-teamAvionics Maintenance Technology/Technician

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of aircraft operating, control, and electronic systems. Includes instruction in flight instrumentation, aircraft communications and homing systems, radar and other sensory systems, navigation aids, and specialized systems for various types of civilian and military aircraft.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $37,150 N/A N/A N/A
Fees $150 N/A N/A N/A
Room N/A N/A N/A N/A
Board N/A N/A N/A N/A
Books N/A N/A N/A N/A
Other Expenses N/A N/A N/A N/A
Totals $37,300 N/A N/A N/A
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Committed to the 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • Waives the admission application fee for military students and veterans
  • Provide admissions events or special admissions information sessions customized for prospective students who are military service members
  • Customized student orientation program for military students
  • Mentoring/on-boarding programs for new military students or veterans
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
  • Offers evening programs
  • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
  • Formal policy in place regarding business conduct and compliance when admitting, educating, advising, and placing military and/or veteran students
  • Academic advising
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Career planning services
  • Mental health counseling
  • Transition Assistance
  • Accommodations for military students with disabilities
  • Full-time veteran counselors or advisors on staff
  • Formal mentoring or advising program in which faculty or staff members who are current or former members of the military mentor students who are military service members or veterans
  • Specialized career guidance counseling or other programs to help military students identify careers to pursue
  • Industry-employer relationship programs available to active duty military students and veterans to assist with post-graduate employment outcomes