Professional Aviation Bachelor's Degree

Professional Aviation Bachelor's Degree

Transition your previously earned aviation certificates, ratings, licensure or college credit into a professional aviation bachelor’s degree.

This online degree provides a pathway to advance your skills and enhance employability and upward mobility in the aviation industry. Business and leadership courses are combined with an aviation area of concentration in which you already have experience, such as air traffic control, aviation maintenance, professional pilot and more.

120 credit hours
$393.75 per credit hour
100% online

*This estimate is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ depending on your transfer hours, course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.


Program Details

The professional aviation degree is offered in 8- and 16- week formats, with multiple start dates and accessible courses.

In addition to credit hours, applicable military service, aviation certificates, ratings and licensure can be accepted toward your degree.

Transfer up to 60 qualifying credit hours to get a jump start on your degree. Maximizing your previously earned credits allows you to to transfer up to 50% of the undergraduate credits needed.

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Troy Brockway, Aviation Professor

“We wanted to offer a degree that would give students the opportunity to accomplish their professional goals by maximizing the value of the college credit or certifications they have already achieved. The professional aviation degree is convenient with its online option and is comprehensive by welcoming a variety of transferable aviation specialties. It also will enhance students’ employability and will assist with their upward mobility in the industry.”