All prospective pilots must complete high school. A college-preparatory curriculum is recommended because of the need for pilots to have at least some college education.
When an individual focuses on becoming a pilot their desire becomes the main emphasis and sort of forgetting all that is going to be involved in attaining the goal of becoming a private pilot. There is much to be learned before one can achieve success in this field. Many factors must be considered prior to soaring into the wild blue yonder.