Aeronautical Science

AERS Estimated Cost of Attendance

Inside of a fight cockpit

Commercial Professional Pilot Concentration (CPPT)

Students Entering Fall 2023

  • Hawaiʻi Resident
  • Living off campus with parents or relatives1
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Year 2023 - 2024 2024 - 2025 2025 - 2026 2026 -2027
(Flight)
Tuition $7,272.00 $7,344.00 $7,417.44 $80,000.00
Fees $461.44 $475.28 $489.54 -
Books and Supplies $1,071.20 $1,103.34 $1,136.44 $1,170.53
Meals and Housing $5,030.52 $5,181.44 $5,336.88 $8,000.00
Meals (Flight) - - - $2,500.00
Personal Expenses $2,890.18 $2,976.89 $3,066.19 $3,158.18
Transportation $2,949.92 $3,038.42 $3,129.57 $3,223.46
Loans Fees $78.28 $80.63 $83.05 -
FAA Checkride Fees - - - $4,000.00
Estimated Year Total $19,753.54 $20,199.99 $20,659.11 $102,052.16

Program Total: $162,664.80 (4 years)

Commercial Aerial Info Technology Concentration (CAIT)

Students Entering Fall 2023

  • Hawaiʻi Resident
  • Living off campus with parents or relatives1
Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Year 2023 - 2024 2024 - 2025 2025 - 2026 2026 - 2027
Flight Instruction - - - -
Tuition $7,272 $7,344 $7,417 $7,492
Fees $461 $475 $490 $504
Books and Supplies $1,071 $1,103 $1,136 $1,171
Meals and Housing $8,495 $8,750 $9,013 $9,283
Personal Expenses $3,164 $3,259 $3,357 $3,458
Transportation $464 $477 $492 $506
Loans & Fees $78 $81 $83 $86
Total: $21,006 $21,490 $21,988 $22,499

Program Total: $86,983 (4 years)


  1. Assumes living off campus with relatives in year 1-3