2019-2020 Catalog

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics with a Major in Aviation Studies

Admission to this program requires the successful completion of an approved aviation technical program, with certification. Examples of approved technical certifications include: FAA Mechanic Certificate with Airframe and Powerplant ratings; FCC General Class Radio and Telephone License; FAA Aircraft Dispatcher License; FAA Commercial Pilot License; FAA Certified Tower Operator License or Radar Rating, or equivalent levels of certification in other related technical programs.

Required: 120 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above) including:

I.  Essential Studies Requirements (see University ES listing).

II.  School of Aerospace Sciences Requirements (see College section).

III.  The following curriculum:

ATSC 110Meteorology I3
ATSC 110LMeteorology I Laboratory1
COMM 110Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
ENGL 110College Composition I3
ENGL 130Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences3
MATH 103College Algebra3
Fine Arts & Humanities9
Math, Science, and Technology2
Social Science9
Aviation Requirements
AVIT 100Aviation Orientation1
AVIT 102Introduction to Aviation5
Introduction to Aviation-Helicopter
and Private Pilot-Helicopter Certification Lab
Essentials of Flight
AVIT 103Introduction to Air Traffic Management2
AVIT 126Introduction to UAS Operations2
AVIT 208Aviation Safety3
AVIT 250Human Factors2
AVIT 403Aerospace Law3
AVIT 485Aviation Senior Capstone3
Select two of the following:6
Airport Planning and Administration
Airline Operations and Management
General Aviation Operations and Management
Select 30 credits from the following:30
Public Safety Aviation
Safety Management System (SMS)
Aircraft Accident Investigation
Aviation Insurance
Fleet Planning and Aircraft Acquisition
Aviation Safety Analysis
Personal Productivity with Information Technology
Fundamentals of Computer Information Systems
Professional Communication for Business
Principles of Management
Operations Management
Human Resource Management
Organizational Behavior
Plus electives to total 120 credits

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