Aviation Management (BS)

Business and Information Systems
Business and Economics
HEGIS Number: 0599

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Course Descriptions
Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin

The Bachelors of Science in Aviation Management degree is designed for students seeking to lead and manage in the world of aviation. Balancing key aviation concepts with advanced business strategy, the curriculum provides students a solid foundation of aviation expertise, industry standards, principles of management, and leadership delivered by aviation industry experts. The program explores all facets of aviation management, including airport and airline economics, aeronautical science, accounting, marketing, environment, aviation safety, assets protection and global business strategies. This approach to aviation education gives the student added value over aviation programs by focusing on the skills and knowledge required by today's industry. Upon graduation, students will be eligible and qualified candidates for desirable staff, operational, and executive positions within the aviation industry.


Aviation Management BS


I. Required Courses

ACC101Accounting I 
ACC102Principles of Managerial Accounting 
ACC103Managerial Accounting 
BUS201Computer Applications in Business 
BUS283Business Law I 
BUS301Management Theory and Practice 
BUS321Principles of Finance 
ECON220Introduction to Economic Statistics 
MKT341Introduction to Marketing 

II. Aviation Management Core Courses

BUS230Introduction to Aviation and Business 
BUS237Emergency Planning and Management 
BUS281Air Traffic Control 
BUS335Case Studies in Aviation Finance Management 
BUS360Airport and Aviation Security 
BUS362Commercial Aviation Safety 
BUS410Ethics and Issues in Aviation 
BUS495Aviation Seminar and Internship 
POL309Aviation Law 

III. Program Electives

Choose three (3) courses from the following: 
BUS240Foundations of Supply Chain Management 
BUS367Logistics Management 
BUS491Independent Study in Management 
ECON310Public Finance 
ECON340International Economics 
ECON420Advanced Economic Statistics 

IV. Choose one Group I or Group II

Group I: Airport Management 
BUS414Airport Planning and Management 
BUS416Air Cargo Management 
Group II: Airline Management 
BUS420Corporate and Business Aviation 
BUS425Airline Management 
Total Credits required for the major*71 

*Note: All Aviation Management majors must take ECON 102, ECON 103, MATH 115 or MATH 121, and POL 103 in partial fulfillment of graduation requirements.