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SDSU Aviation Required Flight Charges

South Dakota State University 2018-2019 Required Flight Charges

This is only what the VA and/or certain scholarships MIGHT pay on your behalf, all charges beyond these values are the student's responsibility.  Please visit with the VA office for more information if you are using VA benefits to pay for flight training. All VA students must email the aviation manager to let them know they are using VA funds before the semester begins.

AVIA 120 - Exploring Aviation 1 credit

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

1.7

$321.30

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction/Ground

$65.00

1.7

$110.50

Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD)

$85.00

0.5

$42.50

Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD) Instruction

$65.00

0.5

$32.50

Ground Instruction

$65.00

2.3

$149.50

Flight Training Charge

   

$650.00

 

AVIA 171 - Introductory Flight I

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

30.0

$5,670.00

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction/Ground

$65.00

30.0

$1,950.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

5.0

$325.00

Ground Instruction

$65.00

 

$0.00

Flight Training Charge

   

$7,945.00

 

 

AVIA 181 - Introductory Flight II

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

27.0

$5,103.00

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction/Ground

$65.00

27.0

$1,755.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

5.0

$325.00

Ground Instruction

$65.00

 

$0.00

Flight Training Charge

   

$7,183.00

 

AVIA 372 - Professional Flight I

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

36.0

$6,804.00

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction

$65.00

36.0

$2,340.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

5.0

$325.00

Ground Instruction

$65.00

6.0

$390.00

Flight Training Charge

   

$9,859.00

 

AVIA 377 - Professional Flight II

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

10.0

$1,890.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III

$194.00

10.0

$1,940.00

Piper - PA44 - 180 - Seminole

$295.00

15.0

$4,425.00

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction

$65.00

10.0

$650.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III Instruction

$70.00

10.0

$700.00

Piper - PA44 - 180 - Seminole Instruction

$70.00

15.0

$1,050.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

5.0

$325.00

Ground Instruction

$65.00

4.2

$273.00

Flight Training Charge

   

$11,253.00

 

AVIA 474 – Certified Flight Instructor I

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III

$194.00

5.0

$970.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III Instruction

$70.00

5.0

$350.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

2.0

$130.00

Ground Instruction

$65.00

14.0

$910.00

Flight Training Charge

   

$2,360.00

 

AVIA 475 – Certified Flight Instructor II

Course Breakdown

Cost Per Hour

Required Hours

Total Flight Charge

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

5.0

$945.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III

$194.00

 

$0.00

Piper - PA44 - 180 - Seminole

$295.00

14.0

$4,130.00

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction

$65.00

5.0

$325.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III Instruction

$70.00

 

$0.00

Piper - PA44 - 180 - Seminole Instruction

$70.00

14.0

$980.00

Basic Aviation Training Device (BATD)

$25.00

 

$0.00

Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD)

$85.00

 

$0.00

Basic Aviation Training Device (BATD) Instruction

$65.00

 

$0.00

Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD) Instruction

$65.00

 

$0.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

5.0

$325.00

Ground Instruction

$65.00

10.0

$650.00

Flight Training Charge

   

$7,355.00

 

 

 

 

Charges for VA approved curriculum (AVIA 171-475)

   

$45,955.00

 

*Per hour cost for all training above required listed

 

Aircraft

Rate for FY19

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk

$189.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III

$194.00

Piper - PA44 - 180 - Seminole

$295.00

Cessna - C172- Skyhawk Instruction

$65.00

Piper -  PA28R-201 - Arrow  III Instruction

$70.00

Piper - PA44 - 180 - Seminole Instruction

$70.00

Basic Aviation Training Device (BATD)

$25.00

Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD)

$85.00

Basic Aviation Training Device (BATD) Instruction

$65.00

Advanced Aircraft Training Device (AATD) Instruction

$65.00

Pre/Post Instruction

$65.00

Ground Instruction (including Pre/Post)

$65.00