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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B.S. in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 USA Prescott

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is proud to introduce our Bachelor of Science degree in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) . This exciting new degree has evolved into one of the most hands-on degree programs offered at ERAU Prescott and prepares graduates to enter a rapidly growing and changing industry. [+]

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is proud to introduce our Bachelor of Science degree in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) . This exciting new degree has evolved into one of the most hands-on degree programs offered at ERAU Prescott and prepares graduates to enter a rapidly growing and changing industry. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) predicts that the fleet of commercial small UASs in the United States will approach 550,000 by the year 2020. Consequently, tens of thousands of UAS professionals will be needed who are capable of safely planning and executing UAS missions and effectively delivering the end products to their customers.

Focusing on commercial and civil applications, the UAS degree empowers graduates to meet current and future employment demands. The degree qualifies students from all nationalities as subject matter experts in data collection, retrieval, editing, display, and delivery. For example, refer to the video on this page which shows a three-dimensional model of the ERAU Hazy Library created using our UAS equipment and software. Models such as these are very useful for a variety of industries because they enable the calculation of important surveying parameters such as surface area, volume, height, width, coordinates, etc.... [-]


B.S in Air Traffic Management

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 USA Prescott

The Air Traffic Management (ATM) program is a degree designed for students whose goal is to achieve employment in air traffic control or a related field. [+]

The Air Traffic Management (ATM) program is a degree designed for students whose goal is to achieve employment in air traffic control or a related field. The ATM academic courses are designed to provide exposure to procedures and operations consistent with those found in Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) air traffic control facilities. The curriculum also provides broad knowledge and skills in mathematics, physics, communications, safety, meteorology, and aeronautics. Graduates of this program generally have excellent employment opportunities after graduation.

According to the FAA, the median annual wage for air traffic control specialists was $127,805 in 2016. In addition to high salaries, air traffic control specialists receive excellent benefits that include a variety of insurance, retirement, leave, and flexible spending options for employees and their families. The FAA is projected to hire over twelve thousand new controllers over the next seven to ten years.... [-]


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

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 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. (UHI), students in the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science (Rotary Wing) program receive flight training at the UHI 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:... [-]


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

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 USA Prescott

The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science (Fixed 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 Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science (Fixed 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. About two-thirds of airline pilots will retire in the coming years, and other areas of the aviation industry are also undersupplied with qualified applicants. In today's airlines, one in four pilots is an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University graduate.

The advantage is clear: Entering the aviation job market with a degree from Embry-Riddle Prescott will ensure you are considered for the top jobs in the industry.

The program emphasizes the following skill sets in the education of its pilots:... [-]


B.S. in Aviation Business Administration

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Prescott

The Aviation Business Administration degree program, offered by the Department of Business, reflects the ever-changing and demanding environment of business, government, and the aviation industry. [+]

The Aviation Business Administration degree program, offered by the Department of Business, reflects the ever-changing and demanding environment of business, government, and the aviation industry. The curriculum is designed to provide graduates with the knowledge and skills essential to their successful entry into business and society. Emphasis is placed on effective communications, quantitative skills, global awareness, social responsibility, information technology, critical thinking skills, teamwork, business functional skills, aviation/aerospace industry familiarity, and a commitment to lifelong learning.

This degree program offers a unique educational experience for the business-focused student. It is the appropriate foundation for entry into career opportunities in business, aviation management, financial management, or flight operations. Course requirements include computer applications, group/individual projects and presentations, and a blend of theory and applications to best prepare students for a variety of positions in the workplace. Colloquia, forums, visiting speakers, interesting field trip experiences, and interdisciplinary opportunities/activities serve to enrich the curriculum.... [-]


Bachelor in Professional Pilot (BSc)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Warrensburg

The Department of Aviation offers a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in professional pilot. The mission of the BSc. in Professional Pilot program is to provide our graduates with the skills, knowledge, and attitudes required for a successful flying career in the aviation industry. [+]

Bachelor in Professional Pilot (BSc)

The Department of Aviation offers a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in professional pilot. The mission of the Professional Pilot Program is to provide our graduates with the skills, knowledge, and attitudes required for a successful flying career in the aviation industry. Our graduates possess flying skills and aeronautical knowledge that far exceeds the requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration (F.A.A.). This program has been accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (A.A.B.I.) and is an F.A.A. Certified Part 141 Flight School.

Facilities and Equipment

The Department of Aviation has some of the finest facilities available to prepare students for positions in aviation both on campus and at U.C.M.'s Max B. Swisher Skyhaven Airport. The university owns 18 flight-ready aircraft including: a fleet of Cessna 172 Skyhawks, multi-engine aircraft, and gliders are available for flight training. In addition, the university has a hot-air balloon, which may be used to earn a rating. The department's flight simulation equipment includes several advanced aviation flight training devices: including a 737NG AAFD in the TR Gaines Technology Building. This device exposes students to realistic air carrier training scenarios and environment.... [-]


Bachelor in Aviation Management

Hampton University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Hampton

The Department of Aviation in the School of Engineering and Technology provides students with preparation for a variety of careers in aviation. [+]

The Department of Aviation in the School of Engineering and Technology provides students with preparation for a variety of careers in aviation. Combined with a strong liberal arts background, the aviation program prepares students to participate in building the future of the aviation industry. The Department also prepares its students to be professionals by demonstrating the value of life-long learning through research projects and the value of service to the University, aviation profession, and community. Hampton University’s Department of Aviation is the only one of the 105 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in America with a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved ATCI program.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aviation Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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. [+]

Aviation Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

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.). Top 3 reasons to study @KTU Why KTU? Why Lithuania? Course outline ... [-]

Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aviation Transport (pilot)

Transport and Telecommunication Institute
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Latvia Riga

TSI 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…

TSI 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 (TSI) 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 Aeronautics - Engineering Fundamentals Track

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Asia
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Singapore

The Engineering Fundamentals Track (EFT) in the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree program is the first step to opening the door to continued engineering studies at an Embry-Riddle residential campus in the United States. [+]

The Engineering Fundamentals Track (EFT) in the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree program is the first step to opening the door to continued engineering studies at an Embry-Riddle residential campus in the United States. Students in the EFT will receive the quality engineering instruction ERAU is known for without having to incur the full cost of pursuing a bachelor’s degree at a residential campus.

Through the EFT, students gain practical design experience using basic models and simulations. Students also get a strong foundation in math and physics. Experienced faculty members provide plenty of first-hand knowledge and individual attention. Students also have the chance to work with fellow ERAU students throughout the program.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Air Traffic Control

St. Theresa International College
Campus Full time 4 years June 2018 Thailand Nakon Nayok

Guiding aircrafts during take off and landing, advising pilots through safe passageways, safeguarding the lives of passengers, ensuring no flight scheduling delays – that’s a day in the life of an air traffic controller. [+]

Guiding aircrafts during take off and landing, advising pilots through safe passageways, safeguarding the lives of passengers, ensuring no flight scheduling delays – that’s a day in the life of an air traffic controller.

Through hands-on learning with our ultramodern radar and tower simulation facilities, our Bachelors of Science in Air Traffic Control program will prepare you for the rewarding career of supervising the skies.

What will I learn? The program has been designed to match the international standards of aviation education with the aim of producing highly qualified graduates that meet the demands of the air traffic control industry.

The curriculum consists of effective management and aviation leadership training together with lectures in the fundamentals of business. Since English is the main language for aviation communication, students shall undergo intensive English language training with emphasis on internationalized aeronautical phraseology.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics

St. Theresa International College
Campus Full time 42 months June 2018 Thailand Nakon 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 2018 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 other 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 (BSA). [+]

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 other 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 (BSA).

Awarded by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, offered by ERC Institute (ERCI), 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.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Asia
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 5 years January 2018 Singapore

Singapore’s aviation industry is booming, and you can be a part of it. So, what exactly is the aviation industry? It can be summed up as the design, development, production, operation, maintenance and use of aircrafts — basically, the companies involved in air transport. Within the aviation industry, you can take your career in many directions. [+]

Overview

Singapore’s aviation industry is booming, and you can be a part of it. So, what exactly is the aviation industry? It can be summed up as the design, development, production, operation, maintenance and use of aircrafts — basically, the companies involved in air transport. Within the aviation industry, you can take your career in many directions.

Working in the business sector of the field, you could be an airport or airline manager, an aircraft salesperson, an airline customer service representative or other challenging roles that require a combined knowledge of business acumen and aviation. A Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration (B.S.A.B.A.) is the first step to getting there.... [-]


BSc in Aviation

Hindustan University
Campus Full time 3 years July 2018 India Chennai Delhi Coimbatore Oman Muscat Sri Lanka Colombo Cochin + 7 more

Aviation is the science and operation of flying airplanes, helicopters, gliders etc. It deals with the design, development, production, operation, and use of aircraft, especially heavier-than-air aircraft. [+]

Aviation is the science and operation of flying airplanes, helicopters, gliders etc. It deals with the design, development, production, operation, and use of aircraft, especially heavier-than-air aircraft. Aviation can be categorised into three classes.

Military Aviation- includes flying by armed forces. Commercial Aviation- includes scheduled and charter airlines. General Aviation- includes crop dusting by air, flying for sports,private flying etc.

Aviation is a subject with endless possibilities. Pilots, Controllers, Managers, Mechanics are a few possibilities for a B.Sc. Aviation graduate.

Salient Features

The course is offered by Orient Flight School (OFS) which is one of the leading Training Institutions in flying. The course focuses on the honing the flying skills of the prospective pilots. The curriculum is designed to cater to the growing need of the country in the field of Aviation.... [-]