Sep 23, 2019  
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Aerospace, Maintenance Management Concentration, B.S.


Department of Aerospace  
615-898-2788
Bill Allen, program coordinator
Bill.Allen@mtsu.edu

The Maintenance Management concentration offers instruction designed for students who are interested in careers as skilled technicians or managers in aircraft manufacturing, aircraft repair, engine overhaul, or space vehicle maintenance. The fundamental skills needed in aerospace vehicle repair and maintenance are stressed together with management skills for such careers. MTSU is an approved Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) FAR Part 147 maintenance technician school for airframe and powerplant mechanics. This concentration requires the completion of

  1. 76 hours of aerospace courses;
  2. other specific required courses;
  3. FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certification prior to graduation.

A minor is not required.

Aerospace Core Requirement (13 hours)


Curriculum: Aerospace, Maintenance Management


Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.

Freshman


Subtotal: 36 Hours


Subtotal: 35 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 32 Hours


NOTE:


Additional aerospace maintenance courses are required if FAA certification is sought. Students enrolled in the Airframe and Powerplant Technician’s Program are required to pass a comprehensive qualification examination prior to receiving authorization to take the FAA examination or prior to receiving a Certificate of Completion from MTSU.

Total hours in program: 133


Academic Map


Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Aerospace, Maintenance Management, B.S., Academic Map