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Program Descriptions

These programs are available for you to choose:

  • AS degree in Natural Sciences or Mathematics: Aviation Operations (AS.NSM.AVT.OPR)
  • AS degree in Professional Studies: Aviation Administration (AS.PS.AVT.ADM)

Natural Sciences or Mathematics

Aircraft Operations Option

Degree: Associate in Science

​General Education Requirements 30​
​ Communication

​• COM101 Speech Communication -or-
​• COM 102 Public Speaking

​9
​​• WRIT101 English Composition I ​3
​• WRIT102 English Composition II ​3
Humanities​ ​6

​​• HIS101 History of Western Civ. to the Reformation -or-
• ​HIS102 History of Western Civ. since the Reformation

​3

​• ​LIT201 American Literature to 1880 -or-
• LIT202 American Literature to the Present

​3
Social Science ​3
​​• ECO101 Macroeconomics ​3
Mathematics, Natural Science, and Technology ​12
​• ​MAT... Mathematics Elective* ​4
​​• PHY186 General Physics I 4​
​​• PHY286 General Physics II ​4
Program Requirements ​24
​​• AVT100 Introduction to Aeronautics ​3
​• ​AVT115 Aviation Meteorology ​1
​​​• AVT240 Aviation Safety ​3
​• ​MAT150 Statistics I ​3
​​• MAT... Mathematics Elective* ​4
​​• PHY114 Meteorology ​4
​​• WRT202 Technical Writing ​3
​• ​Approved Elective† ​3
Program Support Requirements ​9

​​• LIT203 World Literature to 1650 -or-
• ​LIT204 World Literature 1650 to the Present

​3
​• ​POL101 American Government ​3
​• ​Humanities Elective* ​3
Free Elective ​3
​Total Credits ​66

Specific Program Notes

*General Education Elective(s) – see page 1. MAT180 and MAT280 are strongly recommended.

†A Humanities, Social Science, or AVT elective is strongly recommended for students planning to transfer to Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology.

‡Recommended: IST123 Success 101.

Professional Studies

Aviation Administration Option

Degree: Associate in Science

​General Education Requirements 30​
Communication
​​​• COM101 Speech Communication -or-
​​• COM 102 Public Speaking
​9
​​​​​• WRIT101 English Composition I ​3
​• WRIT102 English Composition II ​3
Humanities​ ​6
​​• HIS101 History of Western Civ. to the Reformation -or-
​​• HIS102 History of Western Civ. since the Reformation
​3
• ​LIT201 American Literature to 1880 -or-
​​• LIT202 American Literature to the Present
​3
Social Science ​3
​​• ECO101 Macroeconomics ​3
​​ Mathematics, Natural Science, and Technology ​12
​• ​MAT180 Precalculus ​4
​​• PHY186 General Physics I 4​
​​• PHY286 General Physics II ​4
Program Requirements 18

​• ACC101 Accounting I -or-
• ACC110 Financial Accounting

​3
​​• AVT100 Introduction to Aeronautics ​3
​​​• AVT240 Aviation Safety ​3
​• ​BUS101 Introduction to Business ​3

​​• BUS110 Transportation Logistics & Supply Chain Management -or-
• BUS207 Principles of Management

​3
​​• WRT202 Technical Writing ​3
Program Support Requirements ​12

​​• LIT203 World Literature to 1650 -or-
• ​LIT204 World Literature 1650 to the Present

​3

​• ​LAN110 French I -or-
• ​LAN113 Spanish I

​3

​• ​LAN200 French II -or-
• ​LAN130 Spanish II

​3
​• ​POL101 American Government 3​
Free Elective or MAT280 Calculus I* 4
​Total Credits ​64

Specific Program Notes

*MAT280 is strongly recommended for students planning to transfer to Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology.