Are you interested in aviation? Does the fast-paced and detailed nature of the flying world peak your interest? If you answered yes to these questions, a degree in aviation science can pair your interest with an in-demand career field. At ENMU, we offer two tracks to earn a bachelor's degree in aviation. Both can be completed 100% online: a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences. These programs will provide the academic background necessary for you to find employment in a number of aviation-related careers.

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Aviation Science Degree Options

The online Bachelor of Science in Aviation Science degree is designed for you if you want the benefits of a liberal arts program and the technical and professional knowledge of an aviation science program. Many of our students are non-traditional and already working in aviation-related positions and are pursuing a bachelor's degree as a means to promote within their current job. We also have students who are seeking a job in the aviation field and know that a degree will set them apart from other applicants. No matter your reason for choosing our program, we are here to help you succeed!

Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Aviation Science

The online BAAS – Bachelor of Applied Arts and Science in Aviation Science is perfect for you if you are a non-traditional student with extensive field experience in aviation and either an accumulation of a minimum of 30 semester hours of aviation-related credits through other institutions, or you hold an FAA certificate/license.

Learning Format for Aviation Science Coursework

Our bachelor's in aviation science programs are designed to be completed online. You'll be completing assignments, readings, labs, tests and projects throughout the semester and you have the option to take all of your classes online, or take a combination of general education classes in person and aviation science classes online. Recorded lectures are available via Mediasite and you'll be using Blackboard to complete your coursework on your own schedule, rather than during a specific time. Our programs are designed with the working professional in mind.

Advising for Aviation Science Majors

When you join our program we want to make sure you have all the resources and advice you need to successfully complete our program. To do this, we offer advising via email. We look forward to working with you!

Aviation Science Resources and Academic Assistance

At ENMU, we want to make sure you get the help you need. We offer several tutoring services, including the Online Writing Center (OWL), which is exclusively for distance education students. The OWL is available to help you improve your writing and help you communicate clearly for written, school-related projects and assignments. We also have online databases, journal articles and eBooks accessible through the Golden Student Success Center. Since ENMU has a dedicated distance education librarian on staff, you'll always have the help you need to take advantage of library resources.

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For questions and concerns about your courses or course material, you can always email or call your professor.

Scholarships and Financial Assistance for Aviation Science Majors

ENMU is committed to helping you finance your education. You can get information about admissions scholarships and find out why more than $22 million in financial assistance was awarded to ENMU students last year. Once you are an enrolled ENMU student, you'll have access to even more scholarships.

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Career Opportunities in Aviation Science

A bachelor's degree in aviation science offers you a broad view of aviation and provides the academic foundation necessary for you to pursue a wide range of employment opportunities in:

  • Ground operations and servicing
  • Safety
  • Maintenance
  • Ticketing
  • Scheduling
  • Manufacturing

These services are crucial to timely and safe flight operations. As long as people are flying there will be career opportunities in aviation.

Additional Information for the Aviation Science Bachelor of Science Degree

You can find additional information about the Bachelor of Science in Aviation Science degree, including the courses you will take when you're an aviation science major at Eastern on the degree plan section of our site.

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