Bachelor of Science Degrees in Aviation

Compare 24 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 Airport Management

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

Bachelor in Airport Management is offered for students who wish to seek employment in this fast developing logistics sector. The curriculum covers the latest business practices and management techniques that will help graduates manage modern airports. The courses are specially designed to enhance their skills in handling the challenges of a growing air transportation sector and its rising demands. [+]

Program Overview

Bachelor in Airport Management is offered for students who wish to seek employment in this fast developing logistics sector. The curriculum covers the latest business practices and management techniques that will help graduates manage modern airports. The courses are specially designed to enhance their skills in handling the challenges of a growing air transportation sector and its rising demands.

The only program of this kind in Oman. Theory-to-practice learning: regular site field visits in the first two years. Classes with practitioners. Internship at the airport. Additionally, MCBS offers IATA courses – internationally recognized certification. Job Prospects

Oman’s Air Transportation industry is undergoing a restructure of expansion with new airports in Sohar, Duqm and Ras Al Hadd, to complete a network of 5 airports. Graduates will have the opportunity to work in any of these airports as well as in the supporting aviation services such as airlines.... [-]


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 Aviation Management

Hampton University
Campus Full time September 2019 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 (H.B.C.U.) in America with a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved A.T.C.I. program.... [-]


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 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.... [-]


B.S. in Aviation Business Administration

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 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.... [-]


B.S. in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 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 Aeronautical Science - Fixed-Wing Program

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 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 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:... [-]


B.S in Air Traffic Management

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 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.... [-]


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).... [-]


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 2019 India Chennai Delhi Coimbatore Oman Muscat Sri Lanka Colombo Kochi + 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 in Civil Aviation Management

University Of Mediterranean Karpasia
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2019 Cyprus Nicosia Turkey Istanbul + 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.... [-]