Minors in Aeronautics

Aeronautics Minor

A minor in Aeronautics is compatible with any degree. The course of study consists of the 19 academic credit hours listed below and a minimum of 35 flight hours (The minimum hours required to obtain a Private Pilot certificate from the FAA). Students must also pay a lab fee for the flight instruction and use of the aircraft.

The Aeronautics minor is designed to prepare students for their Private Pilot and Instrument Rating written exams and the Private Pilot FAA Practical Test. The Instrument Flight training is not required for this minor. 

The required classes are listed below:

  • AVIA - 102 - Aviation Orientation (1)
  • AVIA - 210 - Private Ground I (2)
  • AVIA - 215 - Private Ground II (2)
  • AVIA - 220 - Private Flight I (3)
  • AVIA - 225 - Private Flight II (3)
  • AVIA - 300 - Aviation Safety (2)
  • AVIA - 305 - Airplane Aerodynamics (3)
  • AVIA - 310 - Instrument Ground (3)

Airline Flight Attendant Minor

  • AVIA 101     Exploring Aviation (3)
  • AVIA 103     Flight Attendant Orientation (1)
  • AVIA 210     Private Ground I (2)
  • AVIA 300     Aviation Safety (2)
  • AVIA 400     Aerospace Law/Human Factors/Crew Resource Management (3)
  • AVIA 460     Aviation Interview/Etiquette Techniques (3)
  • FACS 130     Introduction to Hospitality, Foods, and Food Safety (3)
  • HLTH 205     Accident Prevention and Care (First Aid) (3)

Academic Information


Contact

For information on how to enroll in an Aviation Minor, please contact our Academic Office.