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Cattelan completes commercial pilot certificate in RMC aviation program

BILLINGS, January 15, 2015 – Cole Cattelan has completed his FAA commercial pilot rating at Rocky Mountain College. Cole is the son of Susie Swentosky of Billings, Mont., and Chris Cattelan of Kemmerer, Wyo. Cole is a senior 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 plans on completing his multi-engine rating this summer as another milestone toward his goal of flying for a corporate employer. Cole is also majoring in business management. He graduated from Central High School in 2010.

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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