Domestic student enrollment
Click on the image above to download the application form.
Complete the enrollment application
Submit a $200 application fee to the Academy
∎ Checks may be made payable to SAA International. Please contact our admissions department for credit card processing. This fee is non-refundable.
Provide the Academy with a copy of
∎ An FAA 1st or 2nd Class Medical Certificate. To obtain a Medical Certificate please visit to find an approved doctor in your area. If you are unable to obtain an FAA Medical Certificate, you can complete this upon arrival at SAA. If for any reason you are unable to pass the FAA medical exam, you will unfortunately be ineligible for flight training with SAA.
∎ Your High School Diploma or equivalent (for vocational programs).
∎ A valid passport or birth certificate.
Submit proof of English competency if English is not your primary langauge
SAA accepts scores from any of the following tests:
Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) - Minimum score 80
Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) - Minimum score 780
International English language testing system (IELTS) - Minimum score 7
Contact the Academy
If you have questions about how to enroll in flight training at SAA, please e-mail our Admissions Department here or call +1 (619) 631-0323.
Note: International students must submit all required materials to the Academy at least 30 days prior to the class start date. All applicants must be at least 17 years old.