Aviation Management (B.S.)

Description

The University offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Aviation Management.

The program includes a core of basic aviation courses—plus coursework in aviation management. In addition, students must complete one ISU minor.

Flight training is not required. However, to gain a better understanding of the aviation industry, students are encouraged to obtain a Federal Aviation Administration Private Pilot Certificate and pass the Federal Aviation Administration Remote Pilot Certificate examination.

The University's Aviation Technology Department is internationally recognized for the excellence of its facilities, faculty, and graduates.

  • Relatively small class sizes enable students to work one-on-one with highly talented and dedicated faculty members who are professional leaders in the aviation industry.
  • The program offers many opportunities to learn about the aviation management field through experiential learning. These include things such as internships/co-ops, flying drones, visits from guest speakers, and on-site classroom experiences.

A number of activities and organizations are available that enable students to interact with other students and professionals, including Alpha Eta Rho, the American Association of Airport Executives, Women in Aviation International, and many more.

Other opportunities include the University's Honors Program and study abroad opportunities—which range from summer programs to a single semester or a full academic year in over 56 countries.

Required Courses

Careers

This degree program prepares students for careers in various job fields within the aviation industry. Graduates obtain positions in airport management, state aviation government, aircraft dispatching, airport consulting, airline management, airport operations, air traffic control, and many others.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Students have many sources of financial support for their studies, including financial aid, work-study programs, veterans' benefits, and special scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students.

In addition, the Department of Aviation Technology offers a variety of scholarships for full-time aviation technology students.

Further Information

Prospective students should contact the Office of Admissions for further information and assistance.

Currently enrolled students should contact the following:

Department of Aviation Technology
Indiana State University
812-237-2641
1-800-833-5325 (toll free)

 

The Graduate Catalog and Undergraduate Catalog of Indiana State University are the documents of authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalogs supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.

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Contact

Prospective students should contact the Office of Admissions for further information and assistance.

Currently enrolled students should contact the following:

Department of Aviation Technology
Indiana State University
812-237-2641
1-800-833-5325 (toll free)