Bachelor of Science Degrees in Aviation

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A Bachelor of Science (BSc) is an advanced degree that usually takes between three to five years to attain. It is a common step for individuals who are looking to expand their opportunities and position themselves for a brighter future. It is also a common option for those in the workforce looking to advance within their field.

What is a BSc in Aviation? It is a degree that prepares students to pursue multiple career paths within the field of aviation. Students learn about the development, design, production, flight and maintenance of aircrafts. Depending upon the school and choice of focus, some programs may require prerequisite studies. Upon completing the program, graduates will be able to oversee the entire aviation process, from conception to the final landing of the craft.

This is a very diverse degree, which means that students who graduate from this program will be well versed in the various aspects of aviation. As such, they may be prepared to take on a number of different jobs, giving them flexibility and enhancing their chances of longevity within the field.

There is no set cost for a BSc in Aviation. Different aspects, such as the location of the school, the average cost of attendance, and whether you study on campus or online all contribute to cost calculations.

Those who pursue this degree program usually focus on a career within the aviation field. Graduates who enjoy hands-on operations might consider flight planning or support and operations. Individuals who are interested in supervising can pursue careers in airplane or airport management. Those who are interested in the trajectory of the industry might choose research and development or government and regulatory oversight. With this degree, students can transition through sectors until they find the position that is best for them.

If you are interested in a career with longevity and different career opportunities, consider a BSc in Aviation. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management

Modern College of Business and Science
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Oman Muscat

The objective of Bachelor Program in Aviation Management is to prepare students for jobs in the management of airlines and their operations at airports, ranging from ground operations and passengers services to flight despatch. Students will also learn about terminal management, ramp operations, and airline marketing. In the final year, students gain work experience in an internship with airlines and work on a final project related to their studies. [+]

Program Overview

The Middle East is now a global logistics hub and is the fastest-growing air transport region in the world. Local airlines have become leaders of civil aviation and are predicted to augment their operations in the coming years. Oman is embarking on an exciting transition in the aviation industry with three new airports and the major expansion of Muscat and Salalah airports.

At MCBS, we believe this new development will take the country to a new era of Air Transportation. The objective of Bachelor Program in Aviation Management is to prepare students for jobs in the management of airlines and their operations at airports, ranging from ground operations and passengers services to flight despatch. Students will also learn about terminal management, ramp operations, and airline marketing. In the final year, students gain work experience in an internship with airlines and work on a final project related to their studies.... [-]


Bachelor in Professional Pilot (BSc)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years January 2019 USA Warrensburg

The Professional Pilot degree program at UCM prepares you for an exciting career in professional flight operations. Career options include Airline Flight Crew, Business/Corporate Flight Operations, Military, Air Taxi/Air Charter, Aerial Application, Test Pilot Operations, etc. [+]

Your Flightpath to Success Starts Here

The Professional Pilot degree program at UCM prepares you for an exciting career in professional flight operations. Career options include Airline Flight Crew, Business/Corporate Flight Operations, Military, Air Taxi/Air Charter, Aerial Application, Test Pilot Operations, etc.

This degree option couples academics, technical training and flight education to give you the background education, technical competency and FAA certifications and ratings to take your place within the aviation industry.

FAA Medical Certification Requirements

All FAA certificated pilots, with limited exceptions, are required to undergo periodic medical examinations and hold an FAA issued Medical Certificate of the appropriate class. The UCM Department of Aviation requires all students in the Professional Pilot degree program to hold the Second Class Medical Certificate.... [-]


Bachelor in Airway Sciences (B.S.)

Inter American University of Puerto Rico
Campus Full time 4 years January 2019 Puerto Rico Bayamón

The Baccalaureate in Airway Sciences offers a balance of courses in the areas of science, technology and humanities. Students may choose one of the two majors described below; in addition, they may choose one of two minors, a minor in Airway Sciences or a minor in Commercial Pilot. [+]

The Baccalaureate in Airway Sciences offers a balance of courses in the areas of science, technology and humanities. Students may choose one of the two majors described below; in addition, they may choose one of two minors, a minor in Airway Sciences or a minor in Commercial Pilot.

Description of the Majors Aircraft Systems Management (Professional Pilot)

This major is designed to prepare professional pilots with solid background skills in flight theory, meteorology and security. The Program covers the requirements established by the Federal Aviation Administration (F.A.A.) for the preparation of students to obtain certificates for Private Pilot, Single-engine and Multi-engine Commercial Pilot, the training for Instrument Flight, and the certifications for initial Flight Instructor, Instrument Flight Instructor and Multi-engine Flight Instructor.... [-]


Bachelor of Business Administration - Airline Business Management

Stamford International University
Campus Full time 42 months March 2019 Thailand Bangkok Hua Hin + 1 more

Interested in the glamorous and exciting world of international travel? Stamford’s Airline Business Management program covers it all, from 0 to 40,000 feet. [+]

Overview

Interested in the glamorous and exciting world of international travel? Stamford’s Airline Business Management program covers it all, from 0 to 40,000 feet.

Dynamic

The program fully prepares you for the aviation industry’s three principal areas: ground management, service, and technology.

Interactive

You will interact with aviation companies and industry experts, granting a deep insight into real business environments.

Job-ready


You will take an internship with major international and domestic airlines with hands-on experience and on-the-job training. You will be treated as full-time staff, under a professional crew’s guidance. You will be ready to work and fully prepared for all areas of the aviation industry.... [-]


B.S. Aeronautics Flight Technology

Kent State University, College of Aeronautics and Engineering
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 USA Kent

The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Flight Technology is to prepare students to be professional pilots and enable them to qualify for Federal Aviation Administration certificates and ratings required for giving flight and ground instruction and commercial and instrument operations in FAR part 121 air carrier operations or business general aviation. [+]

Description

The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Flight Technology is to prepare students to be professional pilots and enable them to qualify for Federal Aviation Administration certificates and ratings required for giving flight and ground instruction and commercial and instrument operations in FAR part 121 air carrier operations or business general aviation.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

Kent Campus

Accreditation

The B.S. degree in Aeronautics is accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International, Federal Aviation Administration.

Admission Requirements

The university affirmatively strives to provide educational opportunities and access to students with varied backgrounds, those with special talents and adult students who graduated from high school three or more years ago.... [-]


B.S. in Aeronautical Science - Rotary-Wing Program

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 USA Prescott

About two-thirds of airline pilots will retire in the coming years, and other areas of the aviation industry — such as helicopter and airline dispatch — are undersupplied with qualified applicants. [+]

About two-thirds of airline pilots will retire in the coming years, and other areas of the aviation industry — such as helicopter and airline dispatch — are undersupplied with qualified applicants. Through an agreement with Universal Helicopters Inc. (U.H.I.), students in the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science (Rotary Wing) program receive flight training at the U.H.I. Center of Excellence facility at Prescott’s Love Field Airport. Students will study aviation safety, environmental operations, crew resource management, flight management systems, flight planning, and advanced helicopter operations. Specific topics will include low-level flight planning, mountain flight, night-vision device operation, operations in adverse weather, and the management of operations, training, personnel, and maintenance. Students will receive flight ratings to include, Private, Instrument, commercial, etc. The B.S. in Aeronautical Science (Rotary Wing) combines flight training with academic preparation in the technical and managerial aspects of aviation — the skills and knowledge demanded by today's aviation industry. The program emphasizes the following skill sets in the education of its pilots:... [-]


Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aviation Transport (pilot)

Transport and Telecommunication Institute
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Latvia Riga

T.S.I. allows you to realize your dream and get one of the most exciting professions in the world - the pilot of commercial aircrafts. However putting the romance aside, pilot is also one of the most highly paid and marketable occupations. [+]

Have you ever dreamed to be at the controls of an airplane? Sure you have...

T.S.I. allows you to realize your dream and get one of the most exciting professions in the world - the pilot of commercial aircrafts. However putting the romance aside, pilot is also one of the most highly paid and marketable occupations.

There are not many educational institutions providing training for the commercial aviation, and Riga Transport and Telecommunication Institute (T.S.I.) is one of the few. Just 4 years after enrolling in the program "Air Transport Flight Operations" you will receive the bachelor’s degree in engineering sciences and the commercial pilot license that allows you to be a co-pilot in the future and after 1,500 hours of flight practice become a captain of an aircraft.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aviation Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 Lithuania Kaunas

Focused on professional experience at aviation companies, the programme leads through gradual learning about processes underlying the principles of aerodynamics, materials used to build aerial vehicles, aerial vehicle structures and types, their behaviour in flight and development of abilities in aerial vehicle design, building and maintenance as well as dealing with a number of other aspects related to creative engineering activity in aviation. [+]

Focused on professional experience at aviation companies, the programme leads through gradual learning about processes underlying the principles of aerodynamics, materials used to build aerial vehicles, aerial vehicle structures and types, their behaviour in flight and development of abilities in aerial vehicle design, building and maintenance as well as dealing with a number of other aspects related to creative engineering activity in aviation.

Programme implementation options by choosing the model of extended practice at aviation companies:– Aircraft and aircraft system design engineer (General Aviation Engineering Practice (30 ECTS.), extensive subjects in the field of Aeronautical Engineering (18 cr.) and Professional Practice (12 ECTS);– Aircraft Maintenance Specialist General Aviation Engineering Practice (30 ECTS) and Aircraft Maintenance Practice (30 ECTS).... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Pilot Studies (Hons)

Institute of Technology Carlow
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 Ireland Carlow

This accelerated course is condensed into three full calendar years with approximately 50% delivered by our Flight Training Collaborative Partner Organisation. [+]

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONOURS) IN PILOT STUDIES

This accelerated course is condensed into three full calendar years with approximately 50% delivered by our Flight Training Collaborative Partner Organisation.

Consequently, this course is not eligible for funding under the Free Fees Initiative or any other State student support. Total course fee approximately €90,000. Please contact School of Engineering for further details on fees schedule.

What is Pilot Studies about?

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (I.C.A.O.) has forecast a significant increase in the demand for commercial aviation pilots. This course provides the knowledge and practical training required for a complete Air Transport Pilot’s License (A.T.P.L.). It also provides the related technical and management modules leading to an honours degree in Pilot Studies.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics

St. Theresa International College
Campus Full time 42 months June 2019 Thailand Nakhon Nayok

Pilot your future to new heights with our Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics program! If your ambition is to learn everything about aircrafts, from aerodynamics to commercial pilot operations, then our course is for you. [+]

Pilot your future to new heights with our Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics program!

If your ambition is to learn everything about aircrafts, from aerodynamics to commercial pilot operations, then our course is for you. Upon completing our Aeronautics program, you will gain the professional skills needed to land your dream job in manufacturing, maintaining, and flying commercial jets.

What will I learn?

The curriculum is designed to give you a good understanding of aircraft operation systems, flight control systems, and aeronautical communication systems. You will be taught all aspects of modern aviation operations, which are necessary to meet the needs of the aeronautics industry in the ASEAN Economic Region. St Theresa offers a variety of teaching approaches, ranging from lectures & seminars to workshops & simulations. Throughout the program, you will develop essential aeronautical competencies and cognitive abilities via professional training with leading experts in aeronautical engineering. Courses encourage students to further develop a sense of responsibility, morality, and ethics, all of which are in high demand by the aeronautics industry. If you wish to study further and pursue a career as a commercial pilot, you can choose to study with our partnering institute where you will be able to acquire an official pilot’s license, issued by the Government of Thailand.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Asia
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 5 years July 2019 Singapore

As Singapore's aeronautics industry continues to grow, so do job opportunities in the field. But just what exactly is aeronautics? Basically, it can be defined as the science of flight. Designing an airplane or another type of flying machine, manufacturing them, operating them, maintaining them. It all falls under aeronautics. That means you could be anything from a scientist to a technician to an engineer or pilot. No matter which type of aeronautics career you want, a good place to start is by getting your Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics (B.S.A.). [+]

Overview

As Singapore's aeronautics industry continues to grow, so do job opportunities in the field. But just what exactly is aeronautics? Basically, it can be defined as the science of flight. Designing an airplane or another type of flying machine, manufacturing them, operating them, maintaining them. It all falls under aeronautics. That means you could be anything from a scientist to a technician to an engineer or pilot. No matter which type of aeronautics career you want, a good place to start is by getting your Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics (B.S.A.).

Awarded by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, offered by ERC Institute (E.R.C.I.), the 120-credit hour degree program offers courses in human factors, security, aviation safety, occupational safety and health, air traffic control, aircraft maintenance and aeronautical science. Several degree minors allow you to tailor your degree to your particular interests and career goals.... [-]


Aviation

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 USA Richmond

The E.K.U. Director of Aviation is also a board member of the Kentucky Institute of Aviation Education (K.I.A.E.). K.I.A.E. brings aviation education into the state's high schools, thus serving as a springboard into E.K.U.'s Professional Flight Degree. K.I.A.E. graduates will earn nine university credits while still in high school as part of an E.K.U./K.I.A.E. articulation agreement. [+]

Degree Concentrations B.S. in Aviation, Aerospace Management concentration B.S. in Aviation, Professional Flight Multi Engine Land (100 MEL hours) concentration B.S. in Aviation, Professional Flight Multi Engine Land (150 MEL hours) concentration B.S. in Aviation, Aerospace Technology concentration Minor in Aviation (Flight) Minor in Aerospace Management Who Would be Interested in Aviation?

Students who will excel in this field :

Are interested in aerospace technologies, flight careers as professional pilots, and aviation management Are strong problem solvers Like math and science Why Aviation?

Degree Benefits

The differentiating elements of E.K.U.'s world-class aviation program are:... [-]


BS in Aviation Management

San Diego Christian College
Online 4 years Open Enrollment USA Santee

SDC’s Online Aviation Management degree program is designed to balance important business acumen with the necessary coursework in aviation. [+]

Online Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management

As a premier aviation school in San Diego, San Diego Christian College provides students with a Christian education that prepares them for leadership positions within the fields of aviation and transportation. This degree program is also offered on campus or in a hybrid format. SDC’s Online Aviation Management degree program is designed to balance important business acumen with the necessary coursework in aviation. To learn more about SDC’s Aviation Management degree in San Diego, and why our flexible on- or off-campus program would be the perfect choice for you, fill out the form on this page!

Aviation Management Career Options Airline Manager Air Traffic Controller Federal Department of Transportation Aircraft Manufacturer Aviation Director Testimonials ... [-]

BSc (Hons) Aircraft Engineering

Newcastle College
Campus Full time 3 years September 2019 United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne

This course is designed to produce aircraft engineering graduates equipped with the technical knowledge, understanding, skills and professional qualities needed to obtain employment and succeed in the aircraft maintenance industry. The course also covers all the knowledge requirements detailed in the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) category B1.1 aircraft maintenance engineering license syllabus (part-66). [+]

Overview

This course is designed to produce aircraft engineering graduates equipped with the technical knowledge, understanding, skills and professional qualities needed to obtain employment and succeed in the aircraft maintenance industry. The course also covers all the knowledge requirements detailed in the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) category B1.1 aircraft maintenance engineering license syllabus (part-66).

Course content – year one:

Mathematics and Physics for Practitioner Engineers, Electrical Engineering Fundamentals, Aerodynamics and Aircraft Electronic and Digital Systems, HE Study Skills and Personal Development.

Course content – year two:

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BSc in Aeronautical Engineering programme

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Aeronautical engineering is the branch of mechanical engineering that deals with the design and development of aircraft. This can range from the cutting-edge technology of today's modern fighter aircraft, to aircraft designed to carry many hundreds of people thousands of miles around the world in comparative luxury and with extraordinary efficiency. [+]

BSc in Aeronautical Engineering programme

Aeronautical engineering is the branch of mechanical engineering that deals with the design and development of aircraft. This can range from the cutting-edge technology of today's modern fighter aircraft, to aircraft designed to carry many hundreds of people thousands of miles around the world in comparative luxury and with extraordinary efficiency.

Why enroll in this programme?

Our Aeronautical Engineering programme is designed in line with international quality standards. It covers the four classical areas of aerospace vehicle design; namely: aerodynamics; structures, propulsion, and flight stability and control.

The programme blends theoretical knowledge with experimental testing and simulation applications, as well as generic soft skills, in order to ensure that our graduates are well prepared for entry-level job positions in their field of specialization, as well as being qualified to pursue graduate studies.... [-]