Aviation

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Air Traffic Control 

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Aviation Technology Management

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Commercial Aviation

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Flight Education

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Air Traffic Control

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
AVIT 100 Aviation Orientation 1
AVIT 103 Introduction to Air Traffic Management 2
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 102 Introduction to Aviation 5
AVIT 260 Control Tower Operations I 4
ATSC 110 Meteorology I 3
ATSC 110L Meteorology I Laboratory 1
 Credits13
Sophomore Year
Fall
AVIT 250 Human Factors 2
AVIT 261 RADAR Operations I 4
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Essential Studies: Fine Arts 3
Essential Studies: Math, Science, and Tech 2
 Credits14
Spring
AVIT 126 Introduction to UAS Operations 2
AVIT 208 Aviation Safety 3
AVIT 363 RADAR Operations II 4
COMM 212 Interpersonal Communication 3
Electives towards second major/minor 3
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
AVIT 362 Advanced Tower Operations II 4
ISBC 320 3
or ENGL 227-Intro to Lit. and Culture  
or ENGL 228-Diversity in Global Lit.  
or ENGL 229-Diversity in U.S. Lit.  
or ENGL 308-Art of Writing Nonfiction  
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
Essential Studies: Humanities 3
Electives towards second major/minor 3
 Credits16
Spring
AVIT 402 Airport Planning and Administration 3
AVIT 464 Control Tower/Radar Operations III 4
MGMT 300 Principles of Management 3
or AVIT 311-Safety Management Systems  
or AVIT 312-Aircraft Accident Invest.  
Essential Studies: Fine Arts or Humanities 3
Electives towards second major/minor 3
 Credits16
Senior Year
Fall
AVIT 403 Aerospace Law 3
AVIT 468 Non-RADAR Environment 4
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
Electives towards second major/minor 6
 Credits16
Spring
AVIT 465 Control Tower/RADAR Operations IV 4
AVIT 485 Aviation Senior Capstone 3
Electives towards second major/minor 8
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

Students must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area). Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.

 

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Aviation Technology Management

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
AVIT 100 Aviation Orientation 1
AVIT 126 Introduction to UAS Operations 2
ATSC 110 Meteorology I 3
ATSC 110L Meteorology I Laboratory 1
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
 Credits13
Spring
AVIT 102
Introduction to Aviation (OR AVIT 142 and AVIT 143) *
or Essentials of Flight
5
AVIT 103 Introduction to Air Traffic Management 2
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
Essential Studies: Fine Arts or Humanities 3
 Credits16
Sophomore Year
Fall
AVIT 208 Aviation Safety 3
AVIT 250 Human Factors 2
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Essential Studies: Fine Arts 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
 Credits14
Spring
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
Essential Studies: Humanities 3
Program Electives 3
Free Electives 6
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
AVIT 402
Airport Planning and Administration
or Airline Operations and Management
or General Aviation Operations and Management
3
AVIT 403 Aerospace Law 3
Program Electives 6
Free Electives 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 405
Airline Operations and Management
or Airport Planning and Administration
or General Aviation Operations and Management
3
Program Electives 6
Free Electives 6
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
Program Electives 9
Free Electives 8
 Credits17
Spring
AVIT 485 Aviation Senior Capstone 3
Program Electives 3
Free Electives 9
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

*AVIT 105 is for online students only Program Electives include courses from the following list: AVIT 310-Public Safety Aviation AVIT 311-Safety Management Systems AVIT 312-Aircraft Accident Investigation AVIT 313-Aviation Insurance AVIT 408-Fleet Planning and Aircraft Acquisition AVIT 412-Aviation Safety Analysis ISBC 117-Personal Productivity with Information Technology ISBC 317-Information Systems in Enterprise ISBC 320-Professional Communication for Business MGMT 300-Principles of Management MGMT 301-Operations Management MGMT 302-Human Resource Management MGMT 310-Organizational Behavior


Students must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area). Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Commercial Aviation

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
AVIT 100 Aviation Orientation 1
AVIT 102 Introduction to Aviation 5
AVIT 103 Introduction to Air Traffic Management 2
ATSC 110 Meteorology I 3
ATSC 110L Meteorology I Laboratory 1
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 221 Basic Attitude Instrument Flying 3
AVIT 208 Aviation Safety 3
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 6
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
AVIT 222 IFR Regulations and Procedures 3
AVIT 250 Human Factors 2
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
Essential Studies: Fine Art or Humanities 3
Elective 2
 Credits16
Spring
AVIT 309 Flight Physiology 3
AVIT 323 Aerodynamics - Airplanes 3
AVIT 324 Aircraft Systems 3
Essential Studies: Fine Art 3
Essential Studies: Humanities 3
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
AVIT 325 Multi-Engine Systems and Procedures 2
AVIT 327 Gas Turbine Engines 2
ATSC 231 Aviation Meteorology 4
ENGL 227
or ENGL 228
or ENGL 229
or ENGL 308
or ISBC 320
Introduction to Literature and Culture
or Diversity in Global Literatures
or Diversity in U.S. Literatures
or The Art of Writing Nonfiction
or
3
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
Elective 3
 Credits17
Spring
AVIT 402
Airport Planning and Administration
or Airline Operations and Management
or General Aviation Operations and Management
3
AVIT 403 Aerospace Law 3
AVIT 414 Certified Flight Instructor Certification 5
Essential Studies: Math, Science, and Technology 2
 Credits13
Senior Year
Fall
AVIT 415 Instrument Flight Instructor 4
AVIT 421 Advanced Aerodynamics 3
AVIT 428 Transport Category Aircraft Systems 4
AVIT 430 Crew Resource Management 3
 Credits14
Spring
AVIT 402
Airport Planning and Administration
or Airline Operations and Management
or General Aviation Operations and Management
3
AVIT 411 International and Long Range Navigation 3
AVIT 480 Advanced Aircraft Operations 3
AVIT 485 Aviation Senior Capstone 3
Elective 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

Students must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area). Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Flight Education

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
AVIT 100 Aviation Orientation 1
AVIT 102 Introduction to Aviation 5
AVIT 103 Introduction to Air Traffic Management 2
ATSC 110 Meteorology I 3
ATSC 110L Meteorology I Laboratory 1
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 221 Basic Attitude Instrument Flying 3
AVIT 208 Aviation Safety 3
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
AVIT 222 IFR Regulations and Procedures 3
AVIT 250 Human Factors 2
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
Essential Studies: Humanities 3
Essential Studies: Fine Arts 3
 Credits17
Spring
AVIT 309 Flight Physiology 3
AVIT 323 Aerodynamics - Airplanes 3
AVIT 324 Aircraft Systems 3
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
Essential Studies: Math, Science and Technology 2
 Credits14
Junior Year
Fall
AVIT 325 Multi-Engine Systems and Procedures 2
AVIT 403 Aerospace Law 3
ATSC 231 Aviation Meteorology 4
ENTR 410 Marketing for Entrepreneurs 3
T&L 250 Introduction to Education 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 414 Certified Flight Instructor Certification 5
AVIT 405 Airline Operations and Management 3
ENGL 227
or ENGL 228
or ENGL 229
or ENGL 308
or ISBC 320
Introduction to Literature and Culture
or Diversity in Global Literatures
or Diversity in U.S. Literatures
or The Art of Writing Nonfiction
or
3
Essential Studies: Fine Arts or Humanities 3
Elective 3
 Credits17
Senior Year
Fall
AVIT 407 General Aviation Operations and Management 3
AVIT 415 Instrument Flight Instructor 4
AVIT 490 Methods and Materials in Teaching Aviation I 2
T&L 345 Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment 3
 Credits12
Spring
AVIT 416 Multi-Engine Flight Instructor 2
AVIT 485 Aviation Senior Capstone 3
AVIT 491 Methods and Materials in Teaching Aviation II 2
Electives 8
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

Students must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area). Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.

B.S. in Aeronautics with a Major in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
AVIT 100 Aviation Orientation 1
AVIT 126 Introduction to UAS Operations 2
ATSC 110 Meteorology I 3
ATSC 110L Meteorology I Laboratory 1
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
3
 Credits16
Spring
AVIT 102 Introduction to Aviation 5
AVIT 103 Introduction to Air Traffic Management 2
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
 Credits13
Sophomore Year
Fall
AVIT 208 Aviation Safety 3
AVIT 221 Basic Attitude Instrument Flying 3
AVIT 238 UAS Operator Certification 3
CSCI 130 Introduction to Scientific Programming 4
or CSCI 160-Computer Science I  
Essential Studies: Humanities 3
 Credits16
Spring
AVIT 222 IFR Regulations and Procedures 3
AVIT 250 Human Factors 2
ATSC 231 Aviation Meteorology 4
Essential Studies: Fine Arts 3
Essential Studies: Fine Arts OR Humanities 3
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
AVIT 323 Aerodynamics - Airplanes 3
AVIT 324 Aircraft Systems 3
CSCI 290 Cyber-Security and Information Assurance 3
ENGL 227
or ENGL 228
or ENGL 229
or ENGL 308
or ISBC 320
Introduction to Literature and Culture
or Diversity in Global Literatures
or Diversity in U.S. Literatures
or The Art of Writing Nonfiction
or
3
Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 325 Multi-Engine Systems and Procedures 2
AVIT 331 UAS Flight Systems 3
AVIT 332 UAS Ground Systems 3
AVIT 333 UAS Remote Sensing 4
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
AVIT 327 Gas Turbine Engines 2
AVIT 403 Aerospace Law 3
AVIT 438 UAS Operations 4
Essential Studies: Social Science 3
Electives 3
 Credits15
Spring
AVIT 430 Crew Resource Management 3
AVIT 485 Aviation Senior Capstone 3
Electives 9
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

Students must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 125. Special Emphasis courses can fulfill an essential studies requirement (example-History 104, US History, will count toward the US Diversity as well as the Humanities area). Please Note: Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.