Oct 20, 2018  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog

Aerospace, Aviation Management Concentration, B.S.


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Aerospace   
615-898-2788
Christina Hiers, program coordinator
Christina.Hiers@mtsu.edu

The Aviation Management concentration offers instruction for students who are interested in careers in the various aspects of aviation management including airport management, air carrier management, fixed base operator (FBO) management, or aviation consulting. Selected general education and minor courses are interwoven with aerospace courses to provide students with a foundation for such careers. Students choosing a concentration in Aviation Management will select a specific segment of the industry in which to focus, either airport or airline management. A significant culminating experience, in the form of a capstone course appropriate to the area of focus, is required.

Students in the Aviation Management concentration will complete a minor in Business Administration.

Academic Map


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

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

Degree Requirements


General Education (41 hours)


General Education  requirements (shown in curricular listings below) include courses in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences.

The following General Education courses are required for this major:

  • MATH 1710 (Math)
  • Choose one: CHEM 1010/1011, CHEM 1030/1031, CHEM 1110/1111, PHYS 2010/2011, or PHYS 2110/2111 (Nat Sci)

Major Requirements (61 hours)


Airline Management or Airport Management Track (6 hours)


Choose either Airline or Airport Management track

Airline Management Track (6 hours)

Airport Management Track (6 hours)

Supporting Course (3 hours)


Business Administration Minor (18 hours)


Students must complete the Business Administration Minor .

Total hours in program: 120


Curriculum: Aerospace, Aviation Management Concentration


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

Freshman Fall


Subtotal: 15 Hours


Subtotal: 15 Hours


Subtotal: 16 Hours


Sophomore Spring


Subtotal: 16 Hours


Subtotal: 15 Hours


Subtotal: 15 Hours


Subtotal: 15 Hours


Senior Spring


Subtotal: 13 Hours


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