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 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. [+]

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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 (BSABA) is the first step to getting there. Awarded by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, offered by ERC Institute (ERCI), the 120-credit hour BSABA degree program provides you with a well-rounded business foundation spanning economics, aeronautical science, accounting, marketing, management and global business strategies. Especially designed for students who wish to lead and manage in the aviation world, the BSABA program offers: A solid foundation of business-focused industry expertise Leadership skills A look at understanding how to balance the organization using concepts of organizational theory and design The skills needed to conduct business transactions and simulate the impact of those decisions on an organization’s bottom line The benefit of learning from faculty who are experienced industry professionals themselves Applications for the Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration programme must be made online at asia.erau.edu. Students with a Polytechnic Diploma,... [-]

B.S. in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 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. Through supporting course work, UAS majors also gain a broad understanding of business, aviation regulations, technology, meteorology, and security issues associated with the industry. All students in the UAS program train at our on-campus airfield and are licensed as operators by ERAU UAS flight instructors. They earn their FAA Remote Pilot In-Command (RPIC) certificate. They learn to... [-]

Aviation

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Richmond

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

BScs in Aviation. 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 EKU's world-class aviation program are: All FAA commercial pilot ratings included All FAA instructor pilot ratings included One hundred hours of multi-engine hours included All EKU aircraft re-configured and updated into a standard instrument configuration for continuity of flight instruction Learn from the Best Outstanding faculty, with members active in the field with extensive service to the profession. Faculty members have more than 100 years of combined experience in both military and civil aviation, in rotary wing, turbo prop, and turbo jet aircraft, and as military and civil flight instructors. Aviation professors currently serve as members of the Kentucky Aviation Association (KAA) and National Business Aviation Association (NBAA). The EKU Director of Aviation is also a board member of the Kentucky Institute of Aviation Education (KIAE). KIAE brings aviation education into the state's high schools, thus serving as a springboard into EKU's Professional Flight Degree. KIAE graduates will earn nine university credits while still in high school as... [-]

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. The Possibilities Are Endless After completion of our Aeronautics programs, you shall be fully qualified to assume various roles in airports or aviation enterprises. You may alternatively choose to continue your studies and specialize in management within the... [-]

Aerospace Engineering

International Accelerator
Campus September 2017 USA Boston

The aerospace engineer is concerned with the design, production, operation, and support of aircraft and spacecraft. [+]

BScs in Aviation. Aerospace Engineering Bachelor of Science The focus of the BS program in Aerospace Engineering is the design of aerospace vehicles and components. This is accomplished in a four year academic program that consists in the first year of basic sciences, mathematics, and communication courses. These courses form the key foundation for the rest of the program. Also, you will take an Introduction to Aerospace Engineering course that will give you an overview of the BS program. In the second year you will continue to take basic mathematics and science as well as engineering science courses. The engineering science courses apply the principles you have mastered in the basic sciences and mathematics to the solution of engineering problems. In the third year you learn the unique nature of aerospace problems. These courses cover the major subdivisions of Aerospace Engineering - fluid mechanics and aerodynamics, propulsion, structures, and flight dynamics. You will also have courses in complementary topics including computer graphics and instrumentation. Inyour fourth year, you have the opportunity to see how all the individual specialized technologies are used to design a vehicle. Statement The aerospace engineer is concerned with the design, production, operation, and support of aircraft and spacecraft. Aerospace engineers conduct research to solve problems and improve processes for the aerospace industry. The curriculum includes traditional courses in aerodynamics, flight dynamics and control, propulsion, structures, manufacturing, instrumentation, and spacecraft systems. Capstone design courses are offered in aircraft, propulsion, and spacecraft design. Mission KU Aerospace Engineering is... [-]

Bachelor of Engineering Science in Aviation Transport (pilot)

Transport and Telecommunication Institute
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 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. During Term 2, students are expected to pass medical examination. Should a student fail to pass said examination, he/she will have a possibility to continue studies in the specialty of an aeronautical engineer. Training of such specialists is conducted by the Academic and Professional Aviation Centre of TSI (APAC) whose activity is certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). Training of specialists complies with the international standards in the field of civil aviation (ICAO). This is a unique opportunity! Graduates will obtain higher education and a Diploma in Aeronautical Engineering as well as a commercial pilot licence (FROZEN ATPL CPL) which allows working as a pilot! Students will have flight training already in Term 2! Faculty of Transport and Logistics... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Aviation Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 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. [+]

BScs 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 More information about programme ktu.edu/b/aviation-engineering Internship & academic mobility opportunities Internship (studies practice) is a part of Bachelor’s study programme (typically 2 months during the last semester but not limited) therefore all graduates gain professional experience. The students of this programme may perform internship in Lithuania or abroad using Erasmus+, IAESTE, AIESEC, ISIEC, P4V, etc. academic mobility programmes and designated scholarship. Those who choose extended practice (2 semesters) gain from graduating with more practical experience. The main business partners of the programme are UAB Sportinė aviacija ir Ko, FL Technics, Helisota, Termikas, DOT LT, UAB Aviabaltika, aviation company Ryanair facility Kaunas Aircraft Maintenance Services, etc. KTU students also are encouraged... [-]

Bachelor in Professional Pilot (BSc)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 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 (FAA). This program has been accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) and is an FAA 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 UCM's Max B. Swisher Skyhaven Airport. The university owns 18 flightready 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 of Science Aviation Management

Lynn University
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Boca Raton

By earning your Bachelor's in Aviation Management at Lynn University, you gain unrestricted access to the Morgan D. Burton School of Aeronautics.
Take courses in aircrew training, ground personnel and air industry management, and earn the licenses and ratings you’ll need to excel in the aerospace industry. [+]

BScs in Aviation. By earning your Bachelor's in Aviation Management at Lynn University, you gain unrestricted access to the Morgan D. Burton School of Aeronautics. Take courses in aircrew training, ground personnel and air industry management, and earn the licenses and ratings you’ll need to excel in the aerospace industry. At Lynn, you’ll learn by doing. You’ll use simulators in class, or actually get in the cockpit and take our aircraft for a spin. Plus, you can take an internship in the field that interests you. By the time you complete your bachelor’s program, you’ll have gained a valuable degree with plenty of real world experience to back it up. Curriculum As an aviation management major, your courses will relate to both the air industry and the fundamentals of business management. A wealth of aviation electives can provide hands-on learning opportunities through both live and simulated aircrew and flight training. Specific aeronautics courses include: AVM 102: Aviation History A survey of the entire spectrum of aviation—its evolution from balloons to supersonic transports and space travel, its contemporary situation and problems, as well as its potential. AVM 347: Aviation Operations Management An analysis of contemporary management techniques within the three pillars of the aviation industry: airlines, airports and fixed base operations. AVM 431: Global Aviation Regulations and Law A study of the evolution of aviation regulation from a global perspectives, including sections of current Federal Aviation Regulations, International Civil Aviation Organization regulations and various conventions and agreements by which air transportation... [-]

BSc (Hons) Aircraft Engineering

Newcastle College
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 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 licence 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 licence 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: Aircraft Materials, Hardware and Maintenance, Aircraft and Their Systems, Practical Engineering Skills and CAD, Professional Practice for Aircraft Engineers. Course content – year three: Turbine Engines and Thermodynamics, Aircraft Maintenance Practices, Individual Project (Aircraft IEng), Air Transport Economics. Learning and assessment You will learn through a variety of different methods including formal lectures, group work, practical workshop sessions, independent study and investigational research. You will be assessed through assignments, phase tests, exams, projects and practical activities. Career and progression opportunities Career opportunities exist in the aircraft maintenance and repair organisations as well as in the engineering industries. You may also decide to progress onto further study - MSc or PHD. Entry requirements The minimum entry qualifications are:240 UCAS tariff points from three A-levels to include Mathematics and Science (General Studies and native language A-levels are not accepted). 240 UCAS tariff points from a BTEC Extended Diploma (180-credit award) in an engineering subject (BTECs in computing or technology subjects are not accepted) HE access... [-]

BSc. (Hons) in Aerospace Engineering

Asian Aviation Centre
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Sri Lanka Colombo

BSc. (Hons) in Aerospace Engineering: Opportunity for paid Industrial placement may be available during the 4th year in the UK. [+]

BScs in Aviation. Opportunity for paid Industrial placement may be available during the 4th year in the UK. Entry Qualifications : 240 points * in Two A/L passes including Mathematics and a Suitable Subject or equivalent. Duration : 3 years full time (1st two years at AAC in Sri Lanka and the final year at Kingston University UK, www.kingston.ac.uk [-]

Bachelor of Science in Pilot Training

Özyeğin University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Turkey İstanbul

This is the only undergraduate program with English Language instruction in Turkey. Undergraduate Professional Flight Program students will take the required program courses and theoretical and applied courses (ground training, simulator and flight training) which are required as per the standards of the JAA ATP certificate. The program aims to serve as an internationally recognized center for aviation in the nearby region by admitting international students from neighboring countries. [+]

  Students will graduate from the pilot training program with around 213:00 hours total time.  EDUCATION/CONTROL PLANE SIMULATOR TOTAL DUAL SOLO PPL 23:00 17:00 05:00   45:00 NIGHT 03:00 02:00 -   05:00 IR 15:00 - 35:00   50:00 CPL 15:00 - -   15:00 MEP 02:30 - 04:00   06:30 MEP-IR 02:00 - 03:00   05:00 PIC - 81:00 -   81:00 TOTAL 60:30 100:00 47:00 207:30 PPL SKILL TEST 01:30 - -   01:30 CPL/IR SKILL TEST 02:00 - -   02:00 MEP/IR SKILL TEST 01:00 - 01:00   02:00 GRAND TOTAL 65:00 100:00 48:00 213:00 ... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Pilot Studies (Hons)

Institute of Technology Carlow
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 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.... [-]


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. Career Prospects: a pilot, air hostess, ticketing manager, customer care official traffic regulation, cargo management, ground operations, aircraft maintenance [-]

B.Sc in Pilot Studies

Flight Training Europe (FTEJerez)
Campus Full time September 2017 Spain Jerez de la Frontera

FTEJerez has chosen the Institute of Technology Carlow, Ireland, as its third level educational partner to deliver [+]

BScs in Aviation. FTEJerez has chosen the Institute of Technology Carlow, Ireland, as its third level educational partner to deliver a B.Sc in Pilots Studies. IT Carlow has been proactive in the development of aerospace related programmes over the last two decades, such as the EASA approved Bachelor of Engineering in Aircraft Systems, attracting students from over 27 countries. In addition, IT Carlow has been chosen as ‘The Sunday Times Institute of Technology of the year 2014’ amongst other accolades. The degree is the result of close work with the airline industry, developing a new degree that meets the industry’s needs and expectations. Both institutions are pleased to present a programme which, after successful completion of 2 intensive semesters at IT Carlow and FTEJerez’s ATPL course, the Airline First Officer Programme, will not only add a formal recognition to an EASA ATPL but, unlike other degree programmes, will also deliver real academic value and further quality training that is truly appreciated by the industry’s main employers. Direct entry to this programme is currently exclusive to FTEJerez graduates or candidates that have passed FTEJerez’s AFOP assessments and wish to undertake the degree modules before enrolling on FTEJerez’s AFOP. External graduates holding a valid frozen ATPL are welcome to apply, but are subject to FTEJerez and IT Carlow’s approval. If you wish to find out more about this degree, contact our training advisors. [-]