Bachelor of Science in Aviation, Professional Flight 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 professional flight. 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

ENGL 1150/ENGL 1154English Composition I

3 credits

ENGL 1160/ENGL 1164English Composition II

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:9

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

6 Credits

Total Credit Hours:32

Departmental Requirements (19)

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

AVN 2510Diversity in Aviation

3 credits

AVN 3600/AVN 8605International Aviation

3 credits

PSCI 1100Introduction to American National Government

3 credits

ECON 2200Principles of Economics (Micro)

3 credits

PHYS 1050Introduction to Physics

4 credits

PA 3000Applied Statistics and Data Management in the Public Sector

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:19

Aviation Major (24)

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 3150/AVN 8155Aviation Law

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:24

Professional Flight Concentration

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

AVN 1024Private Pilot Flight Laboratory

1 credit

AVN 1030Private Pilot Flight Certificate

2 credits

AVN 2104Instrument Rating 1

2 credits

AVN 2170Instrument Flight Theory

3 credits

AVN 2114Instrument Rating 2

1 credit

AVN 2124Commercial Pilot Certificate 1

2 credits

AVN 2134Commercial Pilot Certificate 2

2 credits

AVN 2144Commercial Pilot Certificate 3

2 credits

AVN 2180Commercial Pilot Theory

3 credits

AVN 3040Human Factors in Aviation Safety

3 credits

AVN 3070Air Traffic Control

3 credits

AVN 3190Certified Flight Instructor Theory

3 credits

AVN 3194Certified Flight Instructor I

2 credits

AVN 3400Multi-Engine

2 credits

AVN 4010Aerodynamics and Aircraft Performance

3 credits

AVN 4020Aircraft Systems

3 credits

AVN 4060Advanced Air Transport Flight Operations

3 credits

AVN 4080/AVN 8086Airport Safety and Security

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:43