Bachelor of Science in Aviation Security
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Aviation Security program is designed to meet the needs and demands of the aviation and aerospace industry and the security profession by exploring aviation security and counterterrorism.  The curriculum explores critical areas in the science and the practical application of aviation security as it relates to aircraft, airlines, and airports, as well as the Transportation Safety Administration, Department of Defense, and Department of Homeland Security.  The program introduces both the science and practical application of aviation security with courses in airport security, airline security, general aviation security, corporate security, physical security, aviation legislation, airport management, and national security and intelligence.


  • Official high school transcript or equivalent
  • Unweighted GPA of 2.5 or higher (4.0 scale)
  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary, accredited degree-granting institutions attended, if applicable, with a minimum of a 2.0 GPA (4.0 scale)
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges