Flight Student Loans and Financing

Flight Student Loans and multiple financing options for all Airline Career Programs areavailable at our airline flight school, located in Florida, USA.

With pilot demand in the U.S. at the highest peak in decades, affordable pilot career flight student loan and financing options are required. 

As we provide conditional job offers to all of our flight instructor graduates, we will be glad to discuss your flight training and flight student loan options with you.  We offer direct entry pathways with most Regional Airlines in the U.S.. 

Please request more information about our programs today or enroll directly into our programs.

We are looking forward to welcoming you at Florida Flyers soon.

Flight Student Loans

Florida Flyers Flight Academy has partnered with multiple education lenders to provide competitive financing options for your career training. Please check out our flight student loan options below. We are happy to assist with any questions you may have.

International Student Financing

At this time, Florida Flyers Flight Academy does not offer education loans to international flight students who do not reside within the U.S. However, there might be financing options available in your home country.


Florida Flyers Flight Academy does not offer scholarships or fully paid pilot training for international or domestic flight students at this time. For U.S. residents. You may find scholarships at the Federal Aviation Administration website 

Financing and Flight Student Loan options

You may apply for financing and/or a student loan for your airline career training.

Florida Flyers is currently offering two different options. Depending on your career goal, financing and student loan options are available. We have partnered with the Meritize Platform to provide our students with financing options to fund your education. Check your loan options in minutes without impacting your credit score at https://apply.meritize.com

Meritize logo

Florida Flyers Flight Academy has teamed up with the Meritize Platform* to offer our student’s a unique financing option. Meritize works with students, educators,and employers to help people excel in skills-based careers.

Meritize knows you are more than your credit score, and that is why they look at your past achievements to potentially enhance your loan options.

A few reasons why the MeritizePlatform is a great option for students include:

  • Fixed and variable interest rates available** Flexible payment options, including deferring full principal and interest payments until 3months after you complete your training
  • Customer support available 6 days a week
  • 0.25% interest rate deduction if you sign up for autopay***

Checking your loan options with Meritize has never been easier. You can fill out a short application to check your loan options without impacting your credit score.

If loan options are available to you, Meritize will request your merit information to finalize your application. This could be in the form of:

  • Academic Experience (Official or unofficial transcript or HSE certification)
  • Military Experience (DD214)

Want to learn more? Check out their FAQ page here: https://www.meritize.com/students/faq/ or give them a call at 833-MERIT-4-U.

Ready to see if you qualify? Check your options here: https://apply.meritize.com/

AvFi Primary

AOPA offers a non typical loan option for non career based flight training. Their flight training loan is not a typical student loan. It is a line of credit that can be used for any flight training school or program. You can use the funds to pay the school directly as you make your way from private pilot to instrument pilot and beyond.

  • Private pilot’s license for as little as $150-300 a month*
  • Instrument rating for as little as $175 a month*
  • Multi rating for as little as $75 a month*

AOPA Finance terms

Florida Flyers Flight Academy does not endorse a particular lender, nor is it affiliated with Meritize Financial, Inc. (“Meritize”) or the Meritize platform. Meritize Lending, LLC, NMLS ID 1661035 (NMLS Consumer Access https://www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org/) Meritize Financial, Inc. NMLS ID 1986399 (NMLS Consumer Access https://www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org/)Terms and Conditions apply. Meritize branded loan products are educational loans issued by Meritize Lending, LLC**. Meritize reserves the right to modify or discontinue products and benefits at any time without notice. To qualify, a borrower must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or hold an Employment Authorization Document and meet Meritize’s underwriting requirements. If approved for a loan the actual loan amount, term, payment, and APR amount of loan that a customer qualifies for may vary based on credit determination, state law and other factors. Meritize does not warrant or guarantee any claims made herein, including, but not limited to, gaining admission to a program, concerning the quality or financial strength of any educational institution, securing funding or obtaining employment. Our final loan offer may differ as a result of the school chosen and the associated cost of tuition. Not all schools are eligible for funding. Meritize does not offer educational loans in the following states: IN, ME, ND, NV, SD, VT, WI, WV, WY, PR. All rights reserved.
**For residents of SC, loan is made by Meritize Financial, Inc.
*Variable rates are subject to change.

Florida Flyers Flight Academy Flight Student Loan and Financing Assistance

Osama Kritna

Student Admissions
+1.904.209.3505 ext. 46
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Keristein Faragalla

Office and Customer Service
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