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Connell completes FAA multi-engine certificate in RMC aviation program 


BILLINGS, May 14, 2015 – Tyler Connell has completed his FAA multi-engine pilot certificate at Rocky Mountain College. Tyler is the son of Christine Connell of Brentwood, Calif., and is majoring in aeronautical science at Rocky Mountain College. Tyler graduated from Heritage High School in 2012.

The Aeronautical Science program includes a four-year baccalaureate degree that prepares graduates for careers as professional pilots. 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 students who represent 48 states and 22 countries.

RMC also offers distinctive undergraduate programs in aviation and equestrian studies along with graduate programs in accountancy, physician assistant studies, and educational leadership.

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