Saint Louis University's Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology maintains strong relationships with industry leaders — from internship and co-op opportunities for students to helping professionals with continuing education, to collaborating with companies and organizations on research.
We aim to build strong connections not only in the surrounding St. Louis area but in locations around the world in order to strengthen our programs.
Parks College is proud to offer Boeing employees outstanding education at our premier institution through the Boeing Learning Together Program. We offer Boeing employees continuing education unit (CEU) courses at a 15 percent discount off the University’s published rates. Additionally, all part-time master’s and doctoral programs are offered at a 20 percent discount off the University’s published rates.
Parks College and the Air Line Pilots Association Education committee have partnered to create a mentoring program that provides industry development opportunities for current and future students.
This cooperative effort allows students to participate in industry development activities, with the goal of improving professionalism among collegiate aviation graduates prior to starting their careers as professional pilots.
The ALPA Education Committee has a “Go Team” liaison that visits campus every semester to speak with students in the classroom and in a forum setting. In addition, ALPA volunteers are paired with participating aviation students at Parks College to provide guidance throughout their college careers.
The Greater St. Louis Business Aviation Association Educational Foundation, Inc.’s mission is to promote and advance business aviation through educational programs and scholarships.
Members of the Educational Foundation encourage young people in the St. Louis region to pursue careers in general aviation by providing scholarships and mentoring programs to Saint Louis University and Parks College students.