Aviation, Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science in Aviation, Air Transport Administration Concentration:

The curriculum includes the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s (UNO) 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. 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.

Bachelor of Science in Aviation, Professional Flight Concentration:

The curriculum includes the UNO'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. 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.

Bachelor of Science in Aviation, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operations Concentration:

The curriculum includes the UNO's general education requirements, departmental requirements, a core of aviation classes and specialized courses in unmanned aircraft systems. 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. 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.

Requirements

Fundamental Academic Requirements
Writing Area
AVN 3060WRITING IN AVIATION3
ENGL 1154/1150ENGLISH COMPOSITION I3
ENGL 1160/1164ENGLISH COMPOSITION II3
Math Area
MATH 1220COLLEGE ALGEBRA 3
Speech Area
CMST 1110PUBLIC SPEAKING FUNDS3
or CMST 2120 ARGUMENTATION AND DEBATE
Total Credits15
Distribution Requirements
Humanities and Fine Arts9
Natural and Physical Sciences - Must include one lab course7
Behavioral and Social Sciences9
Diversity (United States & Global)6
Total Credits31
Departmental Requirements (21)

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

AVN 2510DIVERSITY IN AVIATION3
AVN 3600INTERNATIONAL AVIATION3
PA 3000APPLIED STATISTICS AND DATA PROCESSING IN PUBLIC SECTOR3
PHYS 1050INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICS4
PSCI 1100INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT3
ECON 2200PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS (MICRO)3
Total Credits19
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 AEROSPACE3
AVN 1020PRIVATE PILOT THEORY3
AVN 1040HISTORY OF AVIATION AND AEROSPACE3
AVN 1160AVIATION SAFETY3
AVN 2020AIRLINE OPERATIONS3
AVN 2050INTRODUCTION TO AIRPORT ADMINISTRATION3
AVN 2750AVIATION METEOROLOGY3
AVN 3150AVIATION LAW3
Total Credits24

Air Transport Administration Concentration

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

AVN 3000BUSINESS AND CORPORATE AVIATION3
AVN 3090AIRPORT ADMINISTRATION AND PLANNING3
AVN 3700TRANSPORTATION ANALYSIS3
AVN 4050GENERAL AVIATION OPERATIONS3
AVN 4080AIRPORT SAFETY AND SECURITY3
AVN 4990AIR TRANSPORTATION3
Aviation Electives6
AVN 3200COOPERATIVE EDUCATION IN AVIATION3
or AVN 4200 INTERNSHIP IN AVIATION
Total Credits27

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

Professional Flight Concentration

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

AVN 1024PRIVATE PILOT FLIGHT LABORATORY1
AVN 1030PRIVATE PILOT FLIGHT CERTIFICATE2
AVN 2104INSTRUMENT RATING 12
AVN 2170INSTRUMENT FLIGHT THEORY3
AVN 2114INSTRUMENT RATING 21
AVN 2124COMMERCIAL PILOT CERTIFICATE 12
AVN 2134COMMERCIAL PILOT CERTIFICATE 22
AVN 2144COMMERCIAL PILOT CERTIFICATE 32
AVN 2180COMMERCIAL PILOT THEORY3
AVN 3040HUMAN FACTORS IN AVIATION SAFETY3
AVN 3070AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL3
AVN 3190CERTIFIED FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR THEORY3
AVN 3194CERTIFIED FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR I2
AVN 3400MULTI-ENGINE CERTIFICATION2
AVN 4010AERODYNAMICS AND AIRCRAFT PERFORMANCE3
AVN 4020AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS3
AVN 4060ADVANCED AIR TRANSPORT FLIGHT OPERATIONS3
AVN 4080AIRPORT SAFETY AND SECURITY3
Total Credits43

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Requirements:
AVN 1500INTRODUCTION TO UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS3
GEOG 1090INTRODUCTION TO GEOSPATIAL SCIENCES4
AVN 2500UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS FLIGHT OPERATIONS3
JMC 2320VIDEO FIELD PRODUCTION3
AVN 3040HUMAN FACTORS IN AVIATION SAFETY3
AVN 3700TRANSPORTATION ANALYSIS3
GEOG 4050GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS I4
AVN 4500ADVANCED UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS PROCEDURES3
GEOG 4630ENVIRONMENTAL REMOTE SENSING4
ENTR 4730NEW VENTURE FORMATION3
AVN 4990AIR TRANSPORTATION3
AVN 4200INTERNSHIP IN AVIATION1-6
Total Credits39