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Associate in Applied Science in Airline Operations

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Airline Operations program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to specialize in specific areas of airline operations while still meeting the rigid Federal Aviation Administration requirements. Students may choose to specialize in the areas of Reservations and Ticketing Services, Passenger Services, and Ground Operations.

Admission Criteria:
This program is offered through an educational partnership. Employment by the partnership organization is required for admission.

CIPS Code: 49.0104

Required Courses: 26-29 Credits

Certificate of Completion in Organizational Leadership (5731) 18 OR  
Certificate of Completion in Quality Customer Service (5728) 16-17 AND  
CCL/5541N is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Certificate of Completion in Airline Operations: Reservations and Ticketing Services (5541N) 10 OR
 
CCL/5452N is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Certificate of Completion in Airline Operations: Passenger Services (5452N) 10 OR
 
CCL/5458N is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Certificate of Completion in Airline Operations: Ground Operations (5458N) 10-11
26-29
Restricted Electives: 10-13
Students must choose 10-13 industry/job specific elective credits and have
them approved by the department chair.

General Education Requirements: 22-25

General Education Core 12-15
Course # Course Title Credits
First-Year Composition 6
ENG101*
ENG102*
ENG111*
First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1101 AND
First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1102 OR
Technical and Professional Writing (3)
Oral Communication 3
COM100
COM230
Introduction to Human Communication (3) Shared Unique Number Number COM1100 OR
Small Group Communication (3) Shared Unique Number Number COM2271
Critical Reading 0-3
CRE101*
CRE111*
College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (3) OR
Critical Reading for Business and Industry (3) OR
Equivalent as indicated by assessment
Mathematics 3
MAT112*
Mathematical Concepts and Applications (3) OR
Satisfactory completion of a higher level mathematics course

 

General Education Distribution: 10
Humanities, Arts and Design 3
Any approved general education course in the Humanities, Arts and Design area.
Natural Sciences 4
Any approved general education course in the Natural Sciences area.
Social-Behavioral Sciences 3
Any approved general education course in the Social and Behavioral Sciences area.

Notes

  • The total amount of credits required for this degree is 61-64.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00