The Master of Science in Aviation and Transportation is designed to offer a multi-faceted approach in preparing graduates for careers in higher education, industry, professional management, government, and other agencies associated with aviation and transportation. This program will study the current transportation industry and that industry’s regulation from a variety of perspectives. Students will develop an appreciation of human factors and the importance of research in decision-making and will develop skills in communication, human resource management, strategic planning for transportation projects, and quality management systems for aviation and transportation safety. This program incorporates the moral and ethical dimensions of decision-making and interpersonal relations in all coursework.
Must have a bachelor’s degree in aviation from a regionally accredited institution of higher education or in a major in a related field. Individuals who have completed a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated area but have work experience in aviation and/or transportation industries may also apply. An overall undergraduate GPA must be 3.0. Academic transcripts from each institution attended. A one-to-two page personal statement describing the applicant’s background and how the degree relates to the applicant’s career goals. Two letters of recommendation.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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