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Aviation Management (online)

Bachelor of Science

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Take your career higher when you enroll as an aviation major through the online program. Study exciting coursework and conveniently earn your online B.S. in aviation management from Lynn, rated one of the country’s best online degree programs. 

Learn both the business and piloting sides of the aviation industry, and graduate with the licenses and ratings you need to go farther in the aerospace industry. Your flight training is at nearby Boca Raton Airport, where Lynn’s Cessna 172s and DA-42 TwinStar aircraft are ready to help you soar.

What you’ll learn as an aviation management major

  • Core business structure of the industry
  • Air crew training, ground personnel and industry management
  • Simulations and cockpit training

Curriculum & requirements

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Estimated annual tuition

iPad-powered learning
iPad-powered learning

Embrace new ideas and experience technologies that make learning more dynamic than you ever imagined.

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Learning doesn’t get more innovative than this. 

At Lynn University, we embrace technology by encouraging our students to engage with course content through iPads, and our professors can develop custom course materials. 

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Online aviation management curriculum 

Take courses in aircrew training, ground personnel and air industry management. Business courses concentrate on financial and operations management, legal and H.R. management topics. Aviation electives provide hands-on opportunities through flight training. Add core university curriculum to have a powerhouse degree in the field of aerospace.

Course preview

AVM 347 Aviation Operations Management
Learn contemporary management techniques of the three pillars of the aviation industry—airlines, airports and fixed base operations—including regulations, aircraft selection, labor relations and airport master plans.

AVM 431 Global Aviation Regulations and Law
Discover how the skies are governed globally. Master a thorough knowledge of FAA regulations and those of the International Civil Aviation Organization.

AVM 483 Aviation Technologies
Explore the application of technology in aircraft, planning, scheduling, dispatching, avionics, ATC aerodynamics and navigation systems. Gain an understanding of how to combine various technologies in different segments of the industry.

Graduates must complete a total of 120 credits.

Aviation management jobs and careers

Even if you’re already working in the aerospace field, as an aviation major in this online program, you will add value and new skill sets to your current job and enhance your career potential. Here are some aviation management jobs and careers:

  • Airport manager

  • Aviation operations manager

  • Aviation-based marketer

  • Commercial transportation

Want to soar even higher? Lynn offers an MBA in aviation management, where you can secure a successful aviation career.

Our alumni have impressive internship opportunities while studying at Lynn, which leads them to continued success in their careers. Take a look at the companies our aviation management alumni have gained employment with:

  • LaGuardia airport authority
  • Atlanta Hartsfield airport authority 
  • Air Cargo Inc.
  • Seabourne Airlines
  • Executive Jet 
  • American Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines 
  • CommutAir
  • Spirit Airlines 
  • Republic Airways
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