Aeronautical Science Major

7102
Bachelor of Science
Classroom, Flight
No
Undergraduate
Main Campus - Melbourne
Major Code: 7102 Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Science
Delivery Mode(s): Classroom, Flight Age Restriction: No
Admission Status: Undergraduate Location(s): Main Campus - Melbourne

The curriculum for the aeronautical science with flight major prepares the graduate for a professional pilot career in the global air commerce industry and government regulatory agencies. Graduates will achieve at least commercial pilot, instrument and multiengine ratings. They are provided a strong foundation in aeronautical science and technology, and the regulated international aviation industry.

Freshman Year
Fall (16 credit hours)
  • AVF 1001 Flight 1
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 1201 Aviation Meteorology
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 1001 Aeronautics 1
    Credit Hours: 0
  • COM 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
    Credit Hours: 0
  • FYE 1000 University Experience
    Credit Hours: 0
  • MTH 1000 Precalculus
    Credit Hours: 0
Private Pilot Written Examination
Spring (17 credit hours)
  • AVF 1002 Flight 2
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 1002 Aeronautics 2
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 1200 Introduction to Aircraft Systems
    Credit Hours: 0
  • COM 1102 Writing About Literature
    Credit Hours: 0
  • CSE 1301 Introduction to Computer Applications
    Credit Hours: 0
  • MTH 1603 Applied Calculus and Statistics
    Credit Hours: 0
Private Pilot Flight Test
Sophomore Year
Fall (16 credit hours)
  • AVF 2001 Flight 3
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 2101 Aviation Physical Science
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 2001 Aeronautics 3
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 2303 Aviation Career Planning
    Credit Hours: 0
  • COM 2012 Research Sources and Systems
    Credit Hours: 0
  • HUM 2051 Civilization 1: Ancient Through Medieval
    Credit Hours: 0
  • PSY 1411 Introduction to Psychology
    Credit Hours: 0
Instrument Rating Written Examination
Instrument Rating Flight Test
Spring (12 credit hours)
  • AVM 2401 Aviation Fiscal Management
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 2102 Aerodynamics
    Credit Hours: 0
  • COM 2223 Scientific and Technical Communication
    Credit Hours: 0
  • Humanities Core Course Credit Hours: 3
Junior Year
Fall (14 credit hours)
  • AHF 3101 Introduction to Human Factors
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVF 2102 Flight 4 Commercial Pilot-Airplane Multiengine Land
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 2002 Aeronautics 4
    Credit Hours: 0
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 3
  • Humanities Elective Credit Hours: 3
Commercial Pilot Written Examination
Multiengine Commercial Pilot Flight Test
Spring (15 credit hours)
  • AVM 4301 Aviation Labor Law and Employment Standards
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 3201 Aviation Meteorology 2
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 4301 Aviation Safety
    Credit Hours: 0
  • COM 3070 Professional Communication for Executives
    Credit Hours: 0
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 3
Senior Year
Fall (15 credit hours)
  • AVM 4303 General Aviation Operations and Management
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVM 4501 Air Transportation Management
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 4304 Aviation Security
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 4201 Advanced Aircraft Systems
    Credit Hours: 0
Select one course:
  • AVT 3101 Instructional Techniques
    Credit Hours: 0
  • Restricted Elective (Aviation) Credit Hours: 3
Spring (15 credit hours)
  • AVM 4302 Aviation Law
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 4202 Advanced Aircraft Operations
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 4203 Airline Operations
    Credit Hours: 0
  • Restricted Elective (Aviation) (Q) Credit Hours: 3
  • Restricted Elective (Aviation) Credit Hours: 2
Total Credits Required: 120