Master of Science in Aviation & Transportation
Lewis University

Program Details

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. 


  • 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
  • The applicant’s overall undergraduate GPA must be 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Academic transcripts from each institution attended
  • A personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission