RMC Media Team,

Brisbane completes private pilot certificate in RMC aviation program

BILLINGS, March 19, 2015 – Cole Brisbane has completed his FAA private pilot certificate at Rocky Mountain College. Cole is the son of Mark and Juli Brisbane, and is a sophomore majoring in aeronautical science at Rocky Mountain College. The aeronautical science program includes a four-year baccalaureate degree that prepares graduates for careers as professional pilots. Cole graduated from Great Falls High School in 2013. Cole plans to complete his instrument rating this year, which will include training in glass cockpit aircraft, as another milestone toward his goal of flying professionally.

Approximately 100 students are enrolled in the aviation program at Rocky Mountain College, making it one of the largest academic programs at the College. Founded in 1878, RMC is Montana’s oldest institution of higher education. The College prides itself on its unique tradition of educating leaders and professionals through academic excellence, transformational learning, and shared responsibility and stewardship.

A private, liberal arts-rooted college offering more than 50 major concentrations, RMC has a diverse population of approximately 1,000 undergraduate students who represent 48 states and 22 countries. RMC also offers graduate programs in accountancy, physician assistant studies, and educational leadership. 

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