Tuition and Fees

Flying. By the numbers.

These charges are based on the 2021–2022 academic year and are subject to change. The academic year begins with each summer term.

Tuition & fee charges per semester hour:

In District - Tier I $171.00
Out-of-District Illinois Residents $386.00
All Aviation Students - Tier II $247.50
Out-of-State & International Students  $531.00

*Out-of-State students that are aviation degree-seeking, pay the Tier II tuition rate for all Parkland College courses. 


Additional course fee for Aviation courses:

Aviation Courses - Tier II  
AVI 101 Private Pilot I  $7,152.00
AVI 120 Private Pilot II  $8,913.00
AVI 129 Commercial Instrument Rating I  $8,094.00
AVI 140 Commercial Instrument Rating II  $8,574.00
AVI 184 Aircraft Systems for Pilots  $9.00
AVI 200 Commercial Pilot I $11,313.00
AVI 209 Commercial Pilot II $10,275.00
AVI 220 Flight Instructor Certificate  $6,808.00
AVI 222 Instrument Flight Instructor  $3,719.00
AVI 280 Multiengine Land  $8,945.00
AVI 281 Cockpit Resources Management  $2,149.00
   
Aviation Courses - Tier I  
AVI 111 Commercial UAS Ground School $165.00
AVI 112 Introduction to UAS Flight $99.00
AVI 113 Drone Data Collection and Application $12.00


Additional tuition & fee information