Program Employment Stats: 100%

Degree Available: Yes

Funding Available: Yes, civilian and veteran options

Career Oriented Program: Yes

You can now follow your dream of taking flight by becoming a professional helicopter pilot at our helicopter flight school. Whether you’re interested in emergency medical services (EMS), firefighting, external load operations, or tour operations , Lake Superior Helicopters can help you create success!

Get your AAS Degree

This is the path which most of our career bound helicopter student choose.  Degree options are offered through Lake Superior Colleges Center for Advanced Aviation in Duluth, MN.  Lake Superior Helicopters partners with Lake Superior College to provide helicopters and instructors for much of their Professional Pilot Program.

Through Lake Superior College’s (LSC) Center for Advanced Aviation (CAA) students have the option to enroll in an Associates Degree or a Diploma Program, both of which will take students from zero to employable in an entry level position in the helicopter industry with a Certified Flight Instructor and Certified Flight Instructor Instrument ratings.

With classes and flights both being part of a degree program students are eligible for a much wider variety of funding and financial aid options.

Where Do I Start?