Bachelor of Science in Aviation, Air Transport Administration Specialization Course Requirements

The curriculum includes the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s general education requirements, departmental requirements, a core of aviation classes and specialized courses in air transport administration. All students in a degree program in the aviation department must meet the university general education requirements. Additional information on these requirements can be found in this catalog and on the University General Education website (http://gened.unomaha.edu/). Please contact an academic advisor for recommended choices for the major. Certain majors/programs in the Aviation Institute require specific foundational coursework that may also count for General Education requirements. For further information and details, contact an academic advisor.

Degree Requirements

Fundamental Academic Requirements

Writing Area (9 credit hours)

AVN 3060Writing in Aviation

3 credits

And

ENGL 1150/ENGL 1154English Composition I

3 credits

Or

ENGL 1154/ENGL 1150English Composition I

3 credits

And

ENGL 1160/ENGL 1164English Composition II

3 credits

Or

ENGL 1164/ENGL 1160English Composition II

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:9

AVN 3060: Advanced Writing Component

Math Area (3 credit hours)

MATH 1310Intermediate Algebra

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Speech Area (3 credit hours)

SPCH 1110Public Speaking Fundamentals

3 credits

Or

SPCH 2120Argumentation and Debate

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Distribution Requirements

Humanities and Fine Arts

9 Credits

Natural and Physical Sciences

8 Credits

-Must include one lab course

Behavioral and Social Sciences

9 Credits

Total Credit Hours:26

Departmental Requirements (21)

-most department requirements will meet a general education requirement, consult with your advisor for more information.

AVN 2510Diversity in Aviation

3 credits

AVN 3600International Aviation

3 credits

CSCI 1000Computer Literacy with Applications

3 credits

MATH 1930Calculus for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences

3 credits

PHYS 1030Physics of Life

3 credits

PSCI 1100Introduction to American National Government

3 credits

ECON 2200Principles of Economics (Micro)

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:21

Aviation Major (24 credit hours)

A “C-” or better must be earned in all courses within the Aviation Major Core.

AVN 1000Introduction to Aviation and Aerospace

3 credits

AVN 1020Private Pilot Theory

3 credits

AVN 1040History of Aviation and Aerospace

3 credits

AVN 1160Aviation Safety

3 credits

AVN 2020Airline Operations

3 credits

AVN 2050Introduction to Airport Administration

3 credits

AVN 2750Aviation Meteorology

3 credits

AVN 3150Aviation Law

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:24

Air Transport Administration Specialization (27)

A “C-” or better must be earned in all courses with in the specialization.

AVN 3000Business and Corporate Aviation

3 credits

AVN 3090Airport Administration and Planning

3 credits

AVN 3700Transportation Analysis

3 credits

AVN 4050General Aviation Operations

3 credits

AVN 4080Airport Safety and Security

3 credits

AVN 4990Air Transportation

3 credits

Aviation Electives (6 hours)

And

AVN 3200Cooperative Education in Aviation

1 - 6 credits

Or

AVN 4200Internship in Aviation

1 - 6 credits

Total Credit Hours:27

Students must successfully complete 120 credit hours in order to graduate.