Bachelor of Science Degrees in Aviation

Compare 23 Undergraduate Studies 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 Air Traffic Control

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

Guiding aircrafts during takeoff 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 takeoff 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.... [-]


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 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 categorized 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.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics

Liberty University Online
Online Full time September 2018 USA Lynchburg

Liberty University has the largest flight school in Virginia and offers an online Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics for students who are Air Transport Pilots or who possess a commercial pilot's certificate. [+]

Liberty University has the largest flight school in Virginia and offers an online Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics for students who are Air Transport Pilots or who possess a commercial pilot's certificate. Students in the B.S. in Aeronautics degree program will gain a practical understanding of aviation plus the effective aeronautical decision-making skills needed for a career as a commercial, military or missionary pilot. Courses will help you gain comprehensive knowledge for safe flight operations including how to respond to various weather, aero-medical issues, and legal responsibilities. Non-Discrimination Policy

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BSc (Hons) Aircraft Engineering

Newcastle College
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 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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Aviation

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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:... [-]


Bachelor in Civil Aviation Management

University Of Mediterranean Karpasia
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Turkey İstanbul + 2 more

University of Mediterranean Karpasia (UMK) Department of Civil Aviation Management, we offer associate degrees in Civil Aviation Management. One of the booming sectors of the 21st century is undoubtedly aviation. [+]

University of Mediterranean Karpasia (UMK) Department of Civil Aviation Management, we offer associate degrees in Civil Aviation Management. One of the booming sectors of the 21st century is undoubtedly aviation. The sector pertains versatile economic and technical equipment’s and this comparably brings about enhanced value. Due to its nature, the education provided needs to entail innovative, multi-functional and versatile theoretical and practical education. In UMK we are closely monitoring the dynamic nature of the aviation sector and thereby we strive to continuously update and excel our programs to adhere to standards of EU, ICAO & IATA. Our aim is to raise students that possess competencies and skills that are shortlisted in the field of global aviation. We envision undertaking international and global strategic cooperation with various aviation bodies to enable us to create synergy in the upbringing of the distinct graduates.... [-]


B.Sc in Pilot Studies

Flight Training Europe (FTEJerez)
Campus Full time September 2018 Spain Jerez de la Frontera

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

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.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Pilot Studies (Hons)

Institute of Technology Carlow
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 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 Aeronautical Engineering programme

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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.... [-]


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. [+]

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 Engineering Science in Aviation Transport (pilot)

Transport and Telecommunication Institute
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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.... [-]


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 (U.A.S.). This exciting new degree has evolved into one of the most hands-on degree programs offered at E.R.A.U. 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 (U.A.S.). This exciting new degree has evolved into one of the most hands-on degree programs offered at E.R.A.U. Prescott and prepares graduates to enter a rapidly growing and changing industry. The Federal Aviation Administration (F.A.A.) predicts that the fleet of commercial small U.A.S.s in the United States will approach 550,000 by the year 2020. Consequently, tens of thousands of U.A.S. professionals will be needed who are capable of safely planning and executing U.A.S. missions and effectively delivering the end products to their customers.

Focusing on commercial and civil applications, the U.A.S. 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 E.R.A.U. Hazy Library created using our U.A.S. 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 (A.T.M.) 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 (A.T.M.) program is a degree designed for students whose goal is to achieve employment in air traffic control or a related field. The A.T.M. academic courses are designed to provide exposure to procedures and operations consistent with those found in Federal Aviation Administration (F.A.A.) 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 F.A.A., 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 F.A.A. is projected to hire over twelve thousand new controllers over the next seven to ten years.... [-]