Since 2015, Academy College has been providing MN School District 196 with instructors and curriculum for their aviation and ground school course. The course provided is Private Pilot Aviation Principles, which allows students to gain knowledge and sit for the FAA Private Pilot Written Exam. The course has grown to 2 sessions per trimester and is offered to juniors and seniors. District 196 is comprised of 5 high schools (2-Apple Valley, 2 Eagan, 1 Rosemont). Students are awarded (5) college credits upon successful completion of the course with a B or better average and subsequent passage of the FAA Private Pilot Exam.