A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to air-traffic management and control, usually with additional training at the FAA Flight Control Center in a cooperative education program. Includes instruction in flight control, the use of radar and electronic scanning devices, plotting of flights, radio communication, interpretation of weather conditions affecting flights, flight instrumentation used by pilots, and maintenance of flight-control center or control-tower log books.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Green River Community College||447||14%||$5,580|
|2||Community College of Beaver County||98||21%||$5,580|
|3||Mt San Antonio College||86||3%||$3,056|
|4||Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach||78||7%||$46,614|
|5||University of North Dakota||64||3%||$21,162|
|7||Texas State Technical College-Waco||49||4%||$12,441|
|8||Aims Community College||43||3%||$3,310|
|9||Minneapolis Community and Technical College||39||2%||$6,550|
|10||Tulsa Community College||36||1%||$3,854|
|11||Daniel Webster College||34||25%||$31,080|
|12||Middle Georgia State College||31||2%||$15,794|
|13||University of Alaska Anchorage||29||1%||$18,620|
|15||Arizona State University-Polytechnic||21||2%||$23,981|
|16||Sacramento City College||21||1%||$2,760|
|17||Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus||11||1%||$14,300|
|18||Sinclair Community College||7||0%||$3,480|
|19||Schenectady County Community College||4||1%||$4,945|
|20||Hinds Community College||2||0%||$8,710|
|21||Atlantic Cape Community College||2||0%||$5,855|
|24||Mountain View College||1||0%||$2,960|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Air Traffic Controller program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.