Master of Science in Human Factors in Aeronautics
Florida Institute of Technology

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Human Factors in Aeronautics program teaches the science behind the human element of aviation and how humans interface with machines.  The curriculum includes the psychological, social, biological, and safety characteristics of users and the system in which they work.  Students work to understand the human interaction with aviation technology so they can improve the complex nature of the environment and its user’s experience.  Graduates are prepared to design better technology and systems utilizing data from study in human factors in aeronautics and to aid in creating and fine-tuning new systems and legislation to improve aviation safety.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of intent
  • GRE may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges