College of Aeronautics is reputedly Philippines
Number One Aeronautical College today. It
was founded in 1969 then known as the Philippine
Air Transport and Training Services a joint
venture of Filipino and American pioneers in
aviation. The aim was to put up an aeronautical
school to meet the needs of the air
transportation industry, domestic or
Under the excellent stewardship of the Board of
Directors, the school rose to higher levels of
credit and standard when its BS Aeronautical
Engineering graduates continuously topped the
PRC’s Licensure Board Examination for
Aeronautical Engineers since its inception in
1983 . Thus the tradition of excellence
continued. Indeed, successful school operation
had its fruits. In 1989, the school attained
college status. PATTS School metamorphosed into
a bigger educational institution known as PATTS
College of Aeronautics, adapting as its slogan
“ Fly high, your future is in the skies”.
In 2005, PATTS College of Aeronautics
transferred from its old site at Domestic
Airport Road, Pasay City to its new home at
Lombos Avenue, San Isidro, Parañaque City. Its
four-story edifice equipped with modern
facilities conducive to learning, now sits on a
spacious campus with the ambiance of an ideal
educational institution. Success after success
inspired the Board of Directors to aim even
higher in perpetuation of the priceless legacy
left to it by the late Atty. & Engr.
Ambrosio R. Valdez Sr., PATTS Founder and First
President and Chairman of the Board. Anent to
the 36th Anniversary theme which is, “To
Infinity and Beyond”, Management’s new
diversification policy was conceived.
1. Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical
Engineering – 5years
2. Bachelor of Science in Aircraft Maintenance
3. Bachelor of Science in Air Transportation
4. Bachelor of Science in Avionics Technology
5. Bachelor of Science in Airline Business Administration
Very Affordable Fees at Approximately P30,000 ($650) / Semester.
It is estimated around $1500 / year inclusive of Food, Dorm /
Housing & Books.
Minimum Secondary School Pass / Grade 10 with Science Background.
Advanced Credit Standing / Basic Subject Exemption for 10 + 2 Students.
PATTS graduates are required to undergo On-the-Job-Training (OJT) with aviation companies, which include
Philippine Airlines, Air Philippines, Cebu Pacific, Lufthansa Technik Philippines, Philippine Aeroscope Development Corporation and Singapore Airlines Engineering Company