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Aeronautical Studies

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Aeronautical Studies
Aeronautical Systems Engineering Technology
Air Traffic Control
Aviation Management
Flight Technology

Mission Statement

The mission of the aeronautical studies area of concentration is to prepare students who have a strong aviation interest yet want to pursue other areas of study with a solid aeronautical education foundation. The flexible curriculum includes aeronautics and technology courses, as well as a substantial number of general electives, providing a background for diverse careers in aeronautics, business and industry.

Through incorporation of a multi-disciplinary curriculum the program purposes to provide a broad-based educational experience while maintaining its core mission of academic excellence in keeping with its responsibilities to the global aviation academy and the vision of excellence of Kent State University

Study Objective

The objective of the Aeronautical Studies area of concentration is to prepare students for professional careers in aviation which require not only foundational knowledge of aviation but also specialized knowledge from associated disciplines.

Study Outcomes

  1. Students shall demonstrate a thorough understanding of fundamental aeronautical concepts and practices
  2. Students shall understand attributes of a modern aviation professional
  3. Successful completion of an approved Experiential Learning course

Roadmap for BS Degree in Aeronautics, Concentration-Aeronautical Studies