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Associate in Applied Science in Aviation Maintenance

Program Details

The online Associate in Applied Science in Aviation Maintenance program is for students who are interested in learning about entry-level responsibilities in caring for and repairing airplanes and aircraft systems.  The curriculum teaches students about the principles of aviation and the different systems that are utilized in order to keep the plane in functioning and flying order, preparing them for maintenance responsibilities by studying common malfunctions and problems in aircraft maintenance, and helping them understand aviation theory, aircraft electrical systems theory, and statistics with aviation applications.  Graduates will understand the principles of aeronautic design, demonstrate critical thinking and communication skills, and demonstrate the ability to service, repair, and overhaul aviation electrical and hydraulic systems.  They are ready to work on commercial and private propeller-based and jet-based aircraft.

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED is required

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education