Aeronautics degrees are just some of the many courses that you can try if you want to enter a career in the aviation industry. You may not have heard of it before, but did you know that Davao region is actually a home to some of the leading institutions in the Philippines? Here are some of the aviation schools in Davao that you might want to check out:
MATS College of Technology is a private higher learning institution located in the City of Davao. It is one of the first schools to offer aviation courses in Mindanao. It was established in 1970 and has since dedicated itself to bringing competent professionals in the field. At present, it offers various courses in Maritime, Business, and Aviation (2-year Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Bachelor of Science Aircraft Maintenance Technology and Bachelor of Science Aeronautical Engineering).
2. Mactan Aviation Technology Center Inc.
Mactan Aviation Technology Center was founded in 2005 and is located in Old Airport Road, Davao City. It boasts of being a flight training organization in Mindanao with 14 aircraft (Cessna 172s, 152s and 150s). For more than a decade now, it has consistently produced high-quality flight training courses for students.
The school currently offers Commercial Pilot, Private Pilot, Instrument Rating, and Flight Instructor courses. Mactan Aviation Technology Center is committed to equipping their students toward a safe and successful career in aviation.
3. Filipino Aviation Academy
Filipino Aviation Academy, Inc. (FAA) is one of the aviation schools in Davao that offer Aircraft Maintenance Technology and Aviation Electronic Technology courses. FAA was founded in 2009 by a group of aviators who envisioned to open a learning school that will cater to the youths of Davao City who are interested in pursuing a career in the field. It is recognized by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP).
St. Alexius College, Inc. is located in Koronadal City. It provides undergraduate degrees in Aviation Electronics Technology and Aircraft Maintenance Technology. Aside from these courses, the school also offers programs in Business Education and Management, Arts and Science and Nursing and Allied Health.
Asian International School Aeronautics and Technology (AISAT) is a private higher learning institution in Davao City founded in 2011. It caters bachelors degrees and two-year diploma courses in Aircraft Maintenance Technology and Aviation Electronics Technology. Aside from these, AISAT also has courses in Entertainment and Media Computing as well as Hotel and Restaurant Services.
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