Aviation Institute Of Maintenance Kansas City

Overview of Aviation Institute Of Maintenance Kansas City

Aviation Institute is in a large city, in Kansas City, MO. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at Aviation Institute earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include mechanics and repair.

Aviation Institute Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Aviation Institute offers open admission.


One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here the school does well in comparison to most schools.

Student Body

Aviation Institute, in 2007-2008, had 178 students (121 full-time equivalent). The student body at the school is overwhelmingly male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Aviation Institute of Maintenance is a distinguished co-educational institution committed to the education and personal enrichment of each student. Students can succeed in our collegiate environment when properly motivated, taught to set goals, and to take responsibility for their own success in furthering their education. All aspects of the School are enriched with creating an atmosphere conducive to learning, while instilling a high degree of business ethics and professionalism. This facilitates the easy transition from student to a professional career. Each program offered is specifically designed to qualify graduates for a career position in government, business, or industry."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Aviation Institute

Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Kansas City
4100 Raytown Road
Kansas City , MO 64129
General Phone: (816) 753-9920

Aviation Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair60aircraft powerplant tech

Number of programs and degrees for Aviation Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree101
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years501

Aviation Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Aviation Institute had a total enrollment of 178 students (121 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 51%
Black 38%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 3%
American Indian 2%
Unknown 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 5%
20-21 13%
22-24 20%
25-29 29%
30-34 13%
35-39 10%
40-49 9%
50-64 1%

Aviation Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %

Aviation Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Kansas City, Missouri for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Missouri Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Aviation Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 39,160
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 39,160
Books and supplies $ 345

Financial Aid:
Aviation Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3616300)

Aviation Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year11$30,6800*
All faculty totalcalendar year11$30,6800*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Aviation Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician

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Aviation Institute Highlights

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What Sets Aviation Institute Apart:

% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
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Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Aviation Institute Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 16%Aviation Institute Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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