Bachelor of Science in Aviation, Air Transport Administration Concentration 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



ENGL 1154/ENGL 1150

English Composition I

3



ENGL 1160/ENGL 1164

English Composition II

3

 



Subtotal: 9


 

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

4

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 Concentration (27)

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

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.