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 3060

Writing in Aviation

3

 

And

 

ENGL 1150

English Composition I

3

 

Or

 

ENGL 1154/ENGL 1150

English Composition I

3

 

And

 

ENGL 1160

English Composition II

3

 

Or

 

ENGL 1164

English Composition II

3

Subtotal: 9

AVN 3060: Advanced Writing Component

Math Area (3 credit hours)

MATH 1310

Intermediate Algebra

3

Subtotal: 3

Speech Area (3 credit hours)

SPCH 1110

Public Speaking Fundamentals

3

 

Or

 

SPCH 2120

Argumentation and Debate

3

Subtotal: 3

Distribution Requirements

 

Humanities and Fine Arts

9 Credits

 

Natural and Physical Sciences

8 Credits

 

-Must include one lab course

 

 

Behavioral and Social Sciences

 

Diversity (United States & Global)

9 Credits

 

6 Credits

Subtotal: 32

Departmental Requirements (21)

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

AVN 2510

Diversity in Aviation

3

AVN 3600

International Aviation

3

 

 

 

PA 3000

Statistics & Data Management for the Public Sector

3

PHYS 1050

Introduction to Physics

 

PSCI 1100

Introduction to American National Government

3

ECON 2200

Principles of Economics (Micro)

3

Subtotal: 19

Aviation Major (24 credit hours)

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

AVN 1000

Introduction to Aviation and Aerospace

3

AVN 1020

Private Pilot Theory

3

AVN 1040

History of Aviation and Aerospace

3

AVN 1160

Aviation Safety

3

AVN 2020

Airline Operations

3

AVN 2050

Introduction to Airport Administration

3

AVN 2750

Aviation Meteorology

3

AVN 3150

Aviation Law

3

Subtotal: 24

Air Transport Administration Specialization (27)

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

AVN 3000

Business and Corporate Aviation

3

AVN 3090

Airport Administration and Planning

3

AVN 3700

Transportation Analysis

3

AVN 4050

General Aviation Operations

3

AVN 4080

Airport Safety and Security

3

AVN 4990

Air Transportation

3

 

Aviation Electives (6 hours)

 

 

And

 

AVN 3200

Cooperative Education in Aviation

1 - 6

 

Or

 

AVN 4200

Internship in Aviation

1 - 6

Subtotal: 27

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


Degree Requirements

Fundamental Academic Requirements

Writing Area (9 credit hours)

AVN 3060Writing in Aviation

3 credits

And

ENGL 1150English Composition I

3 credits

Or

ENGL 1154English Composition I

3 credits

And

ENGL 1160English Composition II

3 credits

Or

ENGL 1164English 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

Cultural Diversity US and Global

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 Everyday 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.