B.S. in Aviation Management

B.S. in Aviation Management

(HEGIS 0599)

The faculty in the Aviation Management Program are dedicated to providing students with an understanding of the nature, functions, structure and procedures of the air transportation industry. Students are educated to excel as administrators managers and operators in the variety of businesses related to flying.

Within the Dowling College environment, the students are provided a comprehensive liberal education from selected courses in the School of Arts and Sciences and an understanding of the nature of business from selected courses in the School of Business.

In addition, those who desire to become pilots will receive additional ground and flight training leading to FAA certificates and ratings, by registering for the Professional Pilot Minor. Those who desire to become Federal air traffic controllers will receive training in preparation for the FAA Air Traffic Control school.

B.S. in Aviation Management

College-Wide Requirements 6 credits
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Core Requirements 33 credits
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B.S. in Aviation Management – Major Requirements 71 credits

ACC 2001N Introduction to Financial Accounting I 3
ACC 2002N Introduction to Financial Accounting II 3
AER 1001N General Aeronautics I 3
AER 1002N Commercial and Regulatory Aspects of the Air Transportation Industry 3
AER 1003N Aviation Weather 3
AER 1006N Airspace Structures 3
AER 2001N  General Aeronautics II 3
AER 2004N Aviation Safety 3
AER 2015N Airport Management 3
AER 3013N Air Traffic Control 3
AER 3106N Concepts of International Air Transport 3
AER 3114N Basic Air Traffic Control Lab 2
AER 3115N Advanced Air Traffic Control Lab 2
AER 4103N Development and Management of Flight Operations 3
CIS 1200N Introduction to Information Systems 3
ECN 1001A Introductory Macroeconomics 3
ECN 2002A Introductory Microeconomics 3
FIN 3087N Principles of Finance 3
MGT 1011N Introduction to Management Theory and Practice 3
MGT 3146A Organizational Behavior 3
MTH 1002A Fundamentals of Mathematics 3
MTH 1006A Statistics 3
MTH 1007A Operations Research 3
MTH 2101A Network Flows 3
MTH 2102A Network Flows Lab 1

Electives 18 credits
Total: 128 credits

*Pilot Training: Professional Pilot Minor replaces AER 1006N snd nine (9) credits of electives.

Aviation Management
Suggested Sequence of Course Work Credits
Semester 1

AER 1001N General Aeronautics 3
AER 1003N Aviation Weather 3
ENG 1001A Principles of Writing 3
FYE First Year Experience Seminar (Freshmen only) 3
Core 3

Total: 15

Semester 2

AER 1002N Commercial and Regulatory Aspects of the Air Transportation Industry 3
AER 2001N General Aeronautics II  3
MGT 1011 Introduction to Management Theory and Practice 3
MTH 1002A Fundamentals of Math 3
Core 3
Elective 3

Total: 15

Semester 3

ACC 2001N Introduction to Financial Accounting I 3
AER 1006N Airspace Structures 3
CIS 1200N Introduction to Information Systems 3
Core 6
Elective 3

Total: 18

Semester 4

ACC 2002N Introduction to Financial Accounting II 3
AER 2004N Aviation Safety 3
MTH 1006A Statistics 3
Core 3
Elective* 3

Total: 15

Semester 5

AER 3013N Air Traffic Control 3
AER 3114N Basic Air Traffic Control Lab 2
ECN 1001A Introductory Macroeconomics 3
MTH 1007A Operations Research 3
Core 3
Elective 3

Total: 17

Semester 6

AER 3106N Concepts of International Air Transport 3
AER 3115N Advanced Air Traffic Control Lab 2
ECN 2002A Introductory Microeconomics 3
MTH 2101 Network Flows 3
MTH 2102 Network Flows Lab 1
Core 6

Total: 18

Semester 7

AER 2015N Airport Management 3
FIN 3087N Principles of Finance 3
Core 6
Elective 3

Total: 15

Semester 8

AER 4103N Development and Management of Flight Operations 3
MGT 3146A Organizational Behavior 3
Core 3
Elective 6

Total: 15
Degree Total: 128 credits

*Pilot Training: Professional Pilot Minor replaces AER 1006N and nine (9) credits of electives.