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2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Aerospace, Aviation Management Concentration, B.S.

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Christina Hiers, program coordinator

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   

Total hours in program: 120

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 courses are required by the program and can satisfy the respective General Education requirement:

  • Choose one: CHEM 1010/1011, CHEM 1030/1031, CHEM 1110/1111, PHYS 2010/2011, or PHYS 2110/2111 (Nat Sci)
  • MATH 1710 (Math) (recommended; prerequisite for MATH 1810)

Major Requirements (58 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 Courses (7 hours)

Business Administration Minor (18 hours)

Students must complete the Business Administration Minor .

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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