The Bachelor of Science in Aviation Science is an online program designed for those wishing to pursue a career in aviation and desire the foundation for jump-starting their opportunities.
If you wish to study aviation as part of a liberal arts program and you intend to pursue or further your career in the aviation industry, ENMU's Bachelor of Science in Aviation Science is designed for you. This bachelor's degree can be completed two ways: entirely online (through web-based or lecture-capture based courses) or with a combination of both online and in-person classes.
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Career Opportunities with a Bachelor's Degree in Aviation
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:
- Aviation Management
- Military Career
This degree also provides you with a strong background to pursue additional training before becoming a:
- Air traffic controller
- Airport Management professional
Affordable Bachelor's in Aviation Science
In a time when it's common for student loan balances soar into triple digits, ENMU offers you a quality, affordable alternative. At ENMU, it is within your reach to get a quality degree without a heavy burden of student loan debt. Additionally, if you take 6 or fewer hours per semester as an out-of-state student, you'll save even more with our New Mexico in-state tuition.
Whether you're on-site or online, our tuition rates are competitive with many other great colleges and universities across the nation and we are always ranked in the top 10 most affordable Southwest of all four-year universities.
Learning Format for Aviation Science Coursework
When you are working on your Bachelor of Science in Aviation Science at ENMU, you'll be completing assignments, readings, papers, tests and projects throughout the semester. All Aviation Science Program courses are offered through Blackboard. This degree includes three different online course formats:
- Course sections where recorded and live lectures via Mediasite connect you with professors and other students on your own time are labeled "AW."
- Courses where participation with the professor, other online students and students attending the in-person class on campus is required in real-time are labeled, "SW."
- Courses that are completely online and offered through Blackboard, with no recorded lecture or in-person students are labeled "WW."
Scholarships and Financial Assistance for Aviation Majors
We are committed to helping you finance your education. In addition to grants, loans, and work-study offered University-wide, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers scholarships for current students. Additionally, many ENMU students work part-time jobs on campus to help finance their education.
Aviation Service and Interest Organizations
- Alpha Eta Rho (AHP)
- Professional Aircraft Mechanics Association (PAMA)
- American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)
- Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM)
Aviation Science Degree Information
You have the opportunity to transfer in general education and technical education courses you've already completed. Check which courses will transfer using our Transfer Evaluation System. If you have questions about what credit may apply toward your Aviation Science Degree requirements, please contact Aviation Program Director Alice Harshey-Bischoff, 575.562.2732 or fill out the form below.
You can also 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 in our Degree Plan Checklists section.
Other Aviation Science Options at ENMU
In addition to our bachelor's program, you can get your aviation science degree from ENMU via the following:
- Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) concentration for those who have an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Associate of Science (AS) with a technical or vocational major from an accredited Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)-recognized organization.
- ENMU-Roswell Associate Degree