Grand Forks, ND
John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences (UND Aerospace), located at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, is ranked one of the nation’s top collegiate aviation programs. It offers the most technologically advanced flight training complex and largest aircraft fleet of any public university in the world. The aviation school began in 1968 with just two planes and 12 students. Today, it owns and operates a fleet of over 150 aircraft and flight training devices, and provides pilot training to nearly 1,500 students from 12 different countries amassing more than 120,000 flight hours per year. For more information, visit www.aero.und.edu.