Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

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Aviation Management

SOUTH

Associate of Science (378)

This program prepares you for a career in aviation marketing, sales, finance personnel, office operation or administration. Employment opportunities exist at private and public airports, with government agencies, airlines, air cargo carriers, and fixed base operations (FBO).  

Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:

  1. Demonstrate flight competency and exceed FAA minimum requirements of pilot proficiency in the required aircraft.
  2. Identify and analyze adverse meteorological conditions.
  3. Demonstrate operating a corporate flight department, evaluating flight operations, negotiating with pilots and developing crew management.
  4. Apply safety guidelines and demonstrate fiscal responsibilities.
  5. Demonstrate administrative duties that include safety department skills and regulation compliance with risk management evaluation. 

Graduates are prepared for work as airport fixed base operators, aviation airport managers, airline operations managers, flight school managers, aircraft manufacturers’ representatives, aviation equipment company managers, and government agency aviation managers.   

An FAA Class III Medical Certificate is required for enrollment in this program.

Aviation fuel surcharge

See the graduation checksheet for this program in printable PDF form.

Degree Requirements

Minimum Credits to Graduate: 63–65

First Semester

Course #

Course Name

Credits

ACC-104 

Financial Accounting

4

AVT-101 

Private Pilot Theory 

3

BUS-101 

Introduction to Business 

3

ENG-101 

English Composition 1 

3

    

Mathematics Elective

3–4

    

Total Credits

16–17

Second Semester

ACC-203 

Managerial Accounting 

4

AVT-103 

Air Traffic Control Systems 

3

BUS-103 

Principles of Management 

3

CIT-140 

Office Productivity Applications

4

ENG-102 

English Composition 2

3

    

Total Credits

17

Third Semester

AVT-105
BUS-104  

Flight-Private or 
Principles of Marketing

3

BUS-108

Principles of Finance 

3

BUS-212

Principles of Selling or
Marketing Elective  

3

    

Science Elective 

3–4

    

Social Science Elective 

3

    

Total Credits

15–16

Fourth Semester

AVT-110 

Aviation Meteorology 

3

BUS-130 

Business Communications 

3

BUS-201 

Human Resource Management                

3

BUS-251 

Business Law 1 

3

                 

Humanities Elective 

3

    

Total Credits

15

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