At Dean International we've worked with students from around the world, helping to build their careers as commercial pilots. We understand the challenges students face learning the initial flight licenses. That's why we've customized our programs to meet your needs:
Receive your private, instrument, single engine commercial and multiengine commercial licenses in under 8 months for only:
The candidate will receive the following flight hours:
Dean is pleased to offer our International Student Pilots Health Insurance under our Group Policy to cover your Health Requirements for the Visa. This coverage provides health coverage for any qualified medical treatment exclusive of a pre-existing condition. The benefits are also covered while training in aircraft without any passengers on board under the Adventure Sports Rider. A benefit for death and dismemberment is included as a regular emergency including return of mortal remains. The policy provides a Maximum Benefit of $ 500,000 with 0 Deductible. Please review the International Medical Group’s Patriot Group Travel Medical Coverage Policy by clicking on the following link:
The cost is approximately USD 696.00 for Enrollment in the 18-29 Age Bracket for 8 months of coverage. Additional Months can be added as an additional student cost provided that there has been no lapse in coverage. This would need to prepaid and approved prior to your arrival in the states. You can rest assured this insurance will provide you piece of mind during your stay.
Please add $696.00 to cover your Visa Health Requirements with your payment. Any difference of the actual cost amount will be collected or refunded upon arrival.
Total cost to the student will be $34,401 USD. Students may substitute the Cessna 152 with a Cessna 172 for an additional charge of $2,548 bringing the total cost of training to $36,949.
The candidate pays $200 USD for SEVIS and Visa Application fees directly to the US Embassy. This fee is not included in the program.
The candidate is required to pay a minimum of $9,350 USD for flight training upon arrival to Miami, Florida to Dean International. Flight training installment payments will be as follows:
Second month - $6,262.75 (C-152) / $6,899.75 (C-172)
Third month - $6,262.75 (C-152) / $6,899.75 (C-172)
Fourth month - $6,262.75 (C-152) / $6,899.75 (C-172)
Fifth month - $6,262.75 (C-152) / $6,899.75 (C-172)
The training period for the professional pilot training program is eight months and may be completed in five months.
The candidate has the option of staying in Dean International’s partner businesses that provide housing and transportation. Information about housing and transportation will be provided. However, payments and policies established by these companies are independent from Dean International.
The rental fee prices are subject to change based on current fuel prices. If for any reason fuel prices go higher than $5.95 USD a gallon, the candidate will be required to pay a fuel surcharge.
Some students require more training than what is outlined in the training proposal. Any additional training costs including more flight hours or ground time than is quoted must be paid outside of the program costs.
|FAA Professional Pilot Program||PIC||Cessna 152||Cessna 172|
|Airport Facility Directory|
|Oral Exam Guides (PPL/Inst./Comm.)|
|Jeppessen Private Kit|
|Jeppessen Instrument/Commercial Kit|
|Cessna 152 POH|
|Multi Engine POH (Loaned on premises only)|
|First Class Medical|
|Private, Instrument & Commercial Written|
|4 Practical Exams|
|100 Hours Ground School|
|15 Hours of pre & post Flight Briefing (private)|
|15 Hours of pre & post Flight Briefing (instrument)|
|15 Hours of pre & post Flight Briefing (commercial)|
|5 Hours of pre & post Flight Briefing (Multi)|
|50 Hours C-152 (Dual)|
|10 Hours C-152 (Solo)||10|
|100 Hours C-152 (Crew Time)||50|
|20 Hours C-152 (Dual IFR)|
|20 Hours Simulator PCATD (Dual)|
|12 Hours Dual Commercial Training
(12 Hours PIC)
|10 Hours Piper Arrow
|15 Hours Dual Multi Training|
|8 Hour Solo Cross Country||8|
|5 Hour Solo Night Flight||5|
|2 Hours Day Dual|
|2 Hours Night Dual|
|8 Hours Single-Engine Checkride||8|
|Administrative and Registration Fees|
|I-20 Processing Fee/Shipping|
|Solo Flight Hours
(Included in Total Flight Hours)
|Total Flight Hours||254.0|
* This is not a guaranteed price. These prices are based on an average student. Students requiring additional flight or ground time will be charged according to the pre-established rates. Training hours are estimates based on pilot proficiency. Additional training hours will be charged at the hourly fee.
** Prices are Subject to change. Current prices are based on a $5.95 per gallon fuel charge. Any increase in fuel beyond this price will result in a fuel surcharge.
*** Any redo’s of I-20’s will be $200. (Not included in program price.)