Aug 21, 2019
All students must complete the 34 semester hours of General Studies specified by the AVS Department. The Aviation and Aerospace Science curriculum guide, available in the AVS Department office, SS 102, lists required General Studies courses, each degree program with a recommended course sequence, and AVS policies and procedures. Students should schedule an advising session with an AVS faculty member early in their first semester in the department and each semester thereafter.
A grade of "C-" or better is required in all upper division courses listed as part of the major, whether or not they are AES courses, including electives. Students should note that programs differ in the minimum grade required. This requirement does not apply to General Studies classes.
General Studies Required Courses for AAM
Written Communication (6 credits)
Oral Communication (3 credits)
Arts and Humanities (6 credits)
- Any approved General Studies Historical course
Natural and Physical Sciences (6 credits)
- Any approved General Studies Natural and Physical Sciences Courses
Social and Behavioral Sciences I (3 credits)
- Any approved General Studies Social and Behavioral Sciences I course
Social and Behavioral Sciences II (3 credits)
- Any approved General Studies Social and Behavioral Sciences II course
General Studies Total: 34 credits
Note: Students may satisfy the Global Diversity requirement by completing any course designated as Global Diversity within one of the Arts and Humanities, Historical, or Social and Behavioral Sciences General Studies course categories. (See General Studies Requirements )
Required Courses for AAM
This degree program integrates business and management courses with an aviation curriculum and a business minor to prepare the graduate for aviation and aerospace business professions.
Total Required Courses for Aviation and Aerospace Management
Total for Aviation and Aerospace Management (63 credits)
General Studies for all AES majors (34 credits)
Minor selected from School of Business offerings (18-24 credits)
Unrestricted Electives: 5 credits*
Total Required Hours: 120
*Students who seek a minor less than 23 credit hours will be required to take additional unrestricted electives in order to meet the required 120 credit hours. However, completing Unrestricted Electives with a minor of 23 credit hours or more will exceed the required 120 credit hours required for this degree.