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Arnold completes instrument rating in RMC aviation program Arnold

BILLINGS, July 8, 2015 – Connor Arnold has completed her FAA instrument rating at Rocky Mountain College. Connor is the daughter of Leslie Melgren, and is a junior majoring in aeronautical science at Rocky Mountain College. Connor plans to complete her commercial pilot rating this year, which will also include training in glass cockpit aircraft. Connor graduated from Skyview High School in 2013.

The RMC aeronautical science program includes a four-year baccalaureate degree that prepares graduates for careers as professional pilots. Approximately 100 students are enrolled in the RMC aviation program, making it one of the largest academic programs at the College. Founded in 1878, RMC is Montana’s oldest institution of higher education.

A private, liberal arts-rooted college offering more than 50 major concentrations, RMC has a diverse population of approximately 1,000 students who represent 48 states and 22 countries. The College prides itself on its unique tradition of educating leaders and professionals through academic excellence, transformational learning, and shared responsibility and stewardship.

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