Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management (Airport Administration)

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Aviation Management (Airport Administration) is a 122-credit hour online program designed primarily to prepare adult learners for airport managerial positions. Students are encouraged to develop a sound philosophy, a strong sense of ethics, and effective problem-solving and decision-making skills.

CourseCourse TitleCredit Hours
APSO 101Weather & Climate3
AVNO 151 Aviation Seminar (Pass/Fail)1
AVNO 201Aviation Foundations I3
AVNO 181Introduction to Airport Systems3
ENGO 101Written Communication I3
UNVO 101University Life1
AVNO 152Aviation Seminar (Pass/Fail)1
AVNO 162Private Pilot Skill Enhancement3
AVNO 170ATC Foundations w/ Lab3
HISO 106World Civilizations II3
ENGO 102Written Communication II3
HEA/PEHEA/PE 2
ACCO 203Principles of Accounting I3
AVNO 251Aviation Seminar (Pass/Fail)1
AVNO 253Flight Safety3
AVNO 281Airport Operations I (landside)3
COMO 103Oral Communication.3
HUMO 201Humanities I3
ACCO 204Principles of Accounting II3
AVNO 252Aviation Seminar (Pass Fail)1
AVNO 254Crew Resource Management 3
AVNO 282Airport Operations II (airside)3
AVNO 290Introduction to Unmanned Aircraft Systems3
MATO/SCIOMATO 117 or higher3
AVNO 351Aviation Seminar (Pass/Fail)3
AVNO 353Aviation Management3
ECOO 201Economics I3
HUMO/HISOHUM/ ART/ THE/ MUS/ REL/ HIS/ Aviation History3
MGTO 301Business Organization and Management3
MGTO 215Principles of Statistical Analysis3
AVNO 352Aviation Seminar (Pass/Fail)1
AVNO 394Homeland Security3
AVNO 382Airport Planning3
MGTO 370Transportation Management3
AVNO 354Aviation Legislation3
SOCO SCIOEconomics/ Airport Finance/ Air Transportation3
AVNO 381Airport Finance3
AVNO 451 Cooperative Work Study3
AVNO 455Aviation Research6
AVNO 481Concepts of Air Transportation Utilization3
AVNO 452Airline Operations3
AVNO 454Senior Practicum/Capstone3
AVN 480Airport Design3
MGTO 400Organizational Behavior3
Total Credit Hours122

About the Department of Aviation

TheĀ Department of Aviation in the School of Engineering and Technology provides students with preparation for a variety of careers in aviation. Combined with a strong liberal arts background, the aviation program prepares students to participate in building the future of the aviation industry. The Department also prepares its students to be professionals by demonstrating the value of life-long learning through research projects and the value of service to the University, aviation profession, and community. Hampton University’s Department of Aviation is the only one of the 105 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in America with a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved ATCI program. The Department of Aviation is committed to providing a high quality aviation education for all its students with faculty actively involved in advancing the aviation community as a whole. We strive to prepare students for meaningful aviation careers within government and the aerospace industry, and to instill a strong sense of social awareness and responsibility to the public. The Department of Aviation has established itself as a high-quality Bachelor of Science degree program with a national reputation for outstanding graduates.

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