The aviation administration/management program prepares students for various administration and management positions within the aviation industry.

Program Overview

Associate of Applied Science

The Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in aviation administration provides an introduction to administrative duties and requirements as well as the skills necessary to provide entry-level administrative support.

Students acquire a comprehensive understanding of the interrelatedness of all elements of the air transportation system, as well as skill sets and competencies to enter and succeed in managing the unique operational and management requirements of airlines, airports, and general aviation support operations.

Aviation administrators require knowledge of aircraft operating limitations and performance, weather and atmospheric processes, federal regulations, and airport operations. The associate degree in aviation administration provides an introduction to administrative duties and requirements as well as the skills necessary to provide administrative support.

Bachelor of Science

The Bachelor of Science (BS) in aviation technology with the aviation management emphasis is designed to prepare graduates for management positions in all aspects of the aviation industry. This degree prepares students not only with the organizational, human relations, and managerial skills required in aviation management but also with the appropriate technical background.