Moody Bible Institute

Chicago, IL

Moody Bible Institute

Chicago, IL

Science & Engineering Profile

Train to be a missionary and an aviator

When you earn your Bachelor of Science in Missionary Aviation Technology  from Moody, you prepare to be a missionary pilot or mechanic. You’ll  develop technical and spiritual skills to equip you for the rigors of mission  work. Experience comprehensive training that will prepare you to meet the challenges  presented by missions flying and maintenance in diverse environments. Choose a specialty focus—Flight or Maintenance. 

When you study at Moody Bible Institute,  your ministry-focused education prepares  you to serve God wherever He calls you.  Learn from professors with real-life and  academic experience as you engage in  community with other students. You’ll gain life-transforming spiritual growth through  your rigorous biblical and theological  studies. At Moody, God transforms the  world through you. 

Aviation Studies at Moody



Tuition: $450 per credit hour

Financial Aid: Use your Federal Pell Grants for tuition. Learn more about grants, aviation scholarships, forgivable loans, and VA benefits at

Student Life

Weekly Practical Christian Ministry
Spiritual Enrichment at Chapel and Conferences
Over 50,000 living alumni 

With this degree, you can:

Join MAF, JAARSm Ethnos360, or AIM as a missionary pilot
Be a private pilot
Be an aviation mechanic
Be an aviation instructor

Learn more about becoming an Aviation student.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “At Moody, you’ll find community in your Bro-Sis [residential program], at your on-campus job, in your major, or on your floor. The people at Moody are so invested in ministry and in you. They’ll be your lifelong friends.”

    • Yangla ’20
      Elementary Education
  • “The professors want to talk about your skills and abilities and show you what kind of ministry is best for you, even if it’s not youth ministry at a local church. My professors were my favorite part of the program.”

    • Tim ’17
      Youth Ministry
  • “I love my Practical Christian Ministry and the children, community, and families I get to serve. My mentors have been incredible in my life. They pair my training with my Moody education to help me grow.”

    • Emily ’21
      Ministry to Women