Oct 26, 2021  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-22 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-22

Aviation Management and Operations Major (AMOJ)


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Some courses may have an online component or may be delivered entirely online. There is also an Aviation Management and Operations major available entirely online.

The Aviation Management and Operations curriculum provides preparation for a variety of positions in operations management or technical support areas of the aviation industry. The program leads to careers in areas such as technical sales or service, aerospace administration, and aerospace management.

No minor required.

Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement


Students who have chosen the Aviation Management and Operations curriculum will satisfy the Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement by successfully completing:

Required Courses


  • WMU Essential Studies Level 1: Foundations – Oral and Digital Communication Category Elective   Credits: 3 hours
  • WMU Essential Studies Level 1: Foundations – Inquiry and Engagement: Critical Thinking in the Arts and Humanities Category Elective  Credits: 3 hours 
  • WMU Essential Studies Level 2: Exploration and Discovery – World Language and Culture Category Elective   Credits: 3 hours 
  • WMU Essential Studies Level 2: Exploration and Discovery – Artistic Theory and Practice Category Elective   Credits: 3 hours 
  • WMU Essential Studies Level 2: Exploration and Discovery – Societies and Cultures Category Elective   Credits: 3 hours
  • WMU Essential Studies Level 3: Connections – Global Perspectives Category Elective   Credits: 3 hours
  • WMU Essential Studies Level 3: Connections – Local and National Perspectives Category Elective   Credits: 3 hours

 

 

Note: One of these courses must contain required content in Planetary Sustainability and one must contain required content in Diversity and Inclusion, which are met in Levels II and III only.  No more than 3 courses from any one prefix may be used to satisfy WES requirements.

Cognate Courses


Advanced ECON Cognate Requirement:


Select one of the following ECON courses:

Approved Cognate Electives Credits: Optional Courses


(Non-required AVS courses, declared minor courses, other approved supportive courses.)

Note:


In addition, AVS 4140 provides an emphasis in airport operations and management. Students wishing to earn the emphasis may take this course as an elective. Contact your academic advisor for information.

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