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Reach Your Goals at Our Flight School near Bloomington, Illinois

The Parkland College Institute of Aviation at the University of Illinois, a flight school near Bloomington, Illinois, provides every student with individualized attention. We keep class sizes small to ensure that students get the care and education they need.
What We Offer You
High Quality Instruction: We train the teachers at other programs
Great OptionsPathways to U of I degrees and airline jobs
Lower Cost: Our tuition can be $50K+ less expensive than other flight schools
Faster Path to Employment: Get to an airline job 2 years faster than other paths 

Top-flight Faculty, Experiences, and Amenities
Whether you live in Bloomington, Illinois or anywhere else, you’ll find that the Aviation faculty at Parkland understand that students learn in different ways. That’s why we incorporate reading and application into our curriculum. Each student spends time in the classroom learning how to fly an airplane. Then, our student pilots take to the skies and apply what they’ve learned. We also understand that your education should motivate you, not bore you. We design our courses to incorporate both interesting and relevant content that will inspire you to learn.
As an effort to help you focus on your flight education, we provide various amenities. We offer every student the following resources:

Visit Our Campus Today
Start on the path to become a pilot by visiting our campus. You can reach Parkland College from Bloomington in less than an hour. Once you arrive, our friendly staff will meet with you one-on-one. We are more than happy to answer any questions you may have.

You can also get started on your pilot training by filling out our online Aviation Request for Admissions form. If you want to enroll with the Parkland Pathway to Illinois, click here to learn how to apply. Feel free to call us at 217/353-2171 with any questions.
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