Earn College Credits While Learning to Fly​​

Sam Houston State University is a US Department of Education entry level langauge university that can issue an I-20 and F-1 visa to attend their college for English Language Training
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Lone Star College provides the classroom instruction that supports your flight training with General Chennault Flying Tiger Academy 
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International students already in the US on an F-1 visa can begin training with us as soon as they pass the Transportation Safety Administration's (TSA)  Alien Flight Student Program (AFSP) background check.
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International students already in the US on an M-1 or F-1 visa can begin training with us as soon as they pass the Transportation Safety Administration's (TSA)  Alien Flight Student Program (AFSP) screening process.
For more details and guidance on how to submit your information to the TSA AFSP system click on the AFSP button here:

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F-1 visas can obtained with enrollment in Lone Star College, located next to our flight training facilities. Click this button for more information about Lone Star College.​

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International students must have:

  • An F-1 or M-1 VISA

  • Health Insurance

  • Proof of English proficiency or TOEFL score

  • Proof of financial ability to live in the US for one year

  • Pass the Transportation Security Administration Alien Flight Student Program screening process

  • A high school diploma (No college course work is required to obtain an FAA pilot’s license).

Aviation medical exams will be conducted after the students arrive.  However, you are encouraged to get a general medical exam before arriving the United States. 

It takes approximately 45 to 60 days to obtain an M-1 or F-1 visa

For US State Department directions and forms required to get your M-1 or F-1 visa click this button:


  
F-1 Apllication Guide