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Professional Pilot, B.S.


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Professional Pilot, B.S.

 

Student Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for B.S. Professional Pilot

1

Develop fundamental knowledge and flying skills to operate commercial transport aircrafts in a safe and professional manner.

2

Demonstrate comprehension of aircraft power plant, airframe, communication devices, and navigation tools to conduct effective and safe commercial flights.

3

Analyze aircraft aerodynamics and performance under varying loading and meteorological conditions.

4

Discuss national airspace systems, airport management, and commercial airline operational procedures.

5

 

Exhibit good verbal and written communication proficiencies, crew resource management skills, and professionalism to be an effective commercial pilot.

General Education Requirements


General Education Requirements

Mathematics


General Ed Mathematics - MATH 1031 or above  Credits: 3

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Humanities


General Ed Literature  Credits: 3

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Arts


General Ed Art  Credits: 3

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Total Credit Hours: 39


Other Requirements


Other Requirements

Total Credit Hours: 25


Major Requirements


  • - Credits: 2
  • - Credits: 3
  • - Credits: 3
  • AVIA 2010 - Basic Systems and Maintenance - Credits: 3

    AVIA 2020 - Aviation Safety - Credits: 3

    AVIA 2030 - Air Traffic Control and Airspace - Credits: 3

  • - Credits: 3
  • AVIA 3010 - Human Factors in Aviation - Credits: 3

    AVIA 3020 - Aerodynamics - Credits: 3

    AVIA 3030 - Aviation Regulations - Credits: 3 

    AVIA 3040 - Fundamentals of Instructing - Credits: 3

    AVIA 3110 - Commercial Pilot Ground SE - Credits: 3

    AVIA 3130 - Commercial Pilot Ground ME - Credits: 3

    AVIA 4020 - Crew Resource Management - Credits: 3

    AVIA 4030 - Aviation Law - Credits: 3

    AVIA 4040 - Airport Management - Credits: 3

    AVIA 4050 - Advanced Aircraft Systems - Credits: 3

    AVIA 4110 - Flight Instructor Ground - Credits: 3

    AVIA 4130 - Instrument Flight Instructor Ground - Credits: 3

     

Total Credit Hours: 56


Total Degree Hours: 120


Four Year Plan of Study


First Year of Enrollment


First Year 

Code 

Course 

Credit 

GE 

ENGL 1157 English Composition 

GE 

ENGL 1158 or 1159 English Composition 

GE 

*Math - See General Education Menu 

GE 

* Math - See General Education Menu 

*Recommended: 

MATH 2314 Elementary Statistical Methods OR 

MATH 2785 Elementary Statistics for Business & Economics 

AVIA 1010 Introduction to Aviation 

AVIA 1020 Aviation Weather 

AVIA 1110 Private Pilot Ground 

AVIA 1120 Private Pilot Flight 

AVIA 2110 Instrument Pilot Ground 

AVIA 2120 Instrument Pilot Flight 

O-CR 

ENGR 1000 Introduction to Engineering 

Total hours - Year One: 30 

Second Year of Enrollment


Second Year 

Code 

Course 

Credit 

GE 

*Science, Biology - See General Education Menu 

Recommended: 

BIOS 1053 Human Biology for Non-Science Majors OR 

BIOS 1083 Form & Function 

GE 

*Science - See General Education Menu 

Recommended: 

PHYS 1005 Astronomy I 

GE 

*Science - See General Education Menu 

Recommended: 

PHYS 1006 Astronomy II 

GE 

* Humanities - See General Education Menu 

*Recommended: 

FTA 2650 Oral Communications 

AVIA 2010 Basic Systems and Maintenance 

AVIA 2020 Aviation Safety 

AVIA 3110 Commercial Pilot Ground 

AVIA 3120 Commercial Pilot Flight I 

AVIA 3130 Commercial Pilot Ground ME 

AVIA 3140 Commercial Pilot Flight II 

Total hours - Year Two: 32 

Third Year of Enrollment


Third Year 

Code 

Course 

Credit 

GE 

*Arts - See General Education Menu 

GE 

*Humanities - See General Education Menu 

Recommended: 

PHIL 2201 Ethics 

GE 

*Humanities, Literature - See General Education Menu 

GE 

*Social Sciences - See General Education Menu 

Recommended: 

GEOG 1001 World Regional Geography 

GE 

*Social Sciences - See General Education Menu 

Recommended: 

GEOG 1002 World Regional Geography 

AVIA 2030 Air Traffic Control and Airspace 

AVIA 3040 Fundamentals of Instructing 

AVIA 3150 Commercial Pilot Flight III 

AVIA 4110 Flight Instructor Ground 

AVIA 4120 Flight Instructor Flight 

Total hours - Year Three: 31 

Fourth Year of Enrollment


Fourth Year 

Code 

Course 

Credit 

AVIA 3010 Human Factors in Aviation 

AVIA 3020 Aerodynamics 

AVIA 3030 Aviation Regulations 

AVIA 4020 Crew Resource Management 

AVIA 4030 Aviation Law 

AVIA 4040 Airport Management 

AVIA 4050 Advanced Aircraft Systems 

AVIA 4130 Instrument Flight Instructor Ground 

AVIA 4140 Instrument Flight Instructor Flight 

Total hours - Year Four: 27 

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