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Career Training Loans

NEH is very fortunate to be able to continue to offer SLM Financing to our qualified students for their flight training loans, please contact Rhonda for further details.


With college costs growing fast, it‘s time to barrow smarter. The career Training Smart Option Student Loan offers two repayment options and compteive interest rates to help you pay for college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans.


Visit Salliemae for additional information. Terms, conditions and limitations apply.
APPLY NOW for your Sallie Mae Smart Option Loan®

Please fee free to contact Rhonda for help in completing the application.

Pilot Finance, Inc.

Pilot Finance, Inc.

Pilot Finance, Inc. can help you with smaller loan amounts. Looking for your private license or maybe an add-on rating? Pilot Finance might be just what you need. The loan is designed for part-time students only. Maximum amount that can be financed is limited to the applicant‘s income, credit history and debts. You can apply on-line at or call 800-667-0201.

AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association)

AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association)

AOPA offers flight training credit cards for helicopters in amounts up to $25,000.00 through MBNA Bank. No collateral or down payment is required. Repayment terms are as long as five years. You can contact MBNA Bank toll free at 1-800-882-8648, or

Other Options:

Students may choose to visit their bank, and discuss home equity loans or lines of credit versus the above options.

Just a few short years ago, there was little available as far as financial aid for a career as a helicopter pilot. We are very fortunate to have these options for students seeking help. Rhonda will be happy to talk to you on any or all of the above options, just contact her.

To save you time and frustration, please keep in mind that NEH is not currently a Title 4 Accredited school. NEH is regulated strictly by the FAA, not the State of CT educational system. Therefore, there are limited options for financing.

Do you know what your FICO credit score is like?

As you prepare for financing your helicopter career, we recommend you have a good understanding of your credit history and your credit score. You can do this be researching your FICO score to learn how it is determined and prepare for your individual loan needs.