The Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management degree program from NAU's school in Kansas City (Overland Park) will prepare you for take-off in the exciting world of aviation. You will learn key concepts including managing aircraft operations, aviation technology, airport management and planning, and even aviation marketing. With NAU’s caring and supportive faculty, robust curriculum, and engaging learning environment, the sky is the limit! Learn more about NAU’s Aviation Management program and take your career to new heights.
This program is offered online, with support services provided by the NAU locations listed below. Classes are offered as follows:
Online Classes Only – Students may not take any on-ground classes at the following locations:
Indianapolis, Indiana; Garden City, Overland Park, Wichita, and Wichita West, Kansas; Independence, Lee's Summit, and Zona Rosa, Missouri; Bellevue, Nebraska; Albuquerque and Albuquerque West, New Mexico; Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Allen, Texas.
On-Ground Classes Permissible – In addition to online classes, students may take on-ground classes at the following locations:
Centennial, Colorado Springs, and Colorado Springs South, Colorado; Ellsworth AFB, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, and Watertown, South Dakota; Austin, Austin South, Georgetown, Houston, Lewisville, Mesquite, and Richardson, Texas.
Prior to enrollment, verification that the individual has completed a professional pilot training program, or that the individual can demonstrate completion of prior education/training in an approved, aviation sub-specialty must occur and is a program enrollment requirement. Examples of aviation sub-specialties may include FAA Certifications in Power Plant and Airframe, Avionics; and military training in aviation.
Prospective students interested in pursuing professional pilot training in conjunction with this degree program have the opportunity to do so at NAU by enrolling in the Bachelor of Science Aviation program offered at the Sioux Falls, SD, campus, which includes flight and ground school training provided by NAU Cool Air, LLC and MzeroA.
To learn more about program goals, learning outcomes, and course descriptions, view the . For more information call (866) 628-1288 or visit the Overland Park campus page.
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- Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
- Airfield Operations Specialists
- First-Line Supervisors of All Other Tactical Operations Specialists
- Air Carrier Operations
- Aviation Marketing Management
- Crew Resource Management
- Aviation Safety Programs
Students in some programs may be required to take online classes and attend classes at different locations.
"NAU is a great place to work because we are like a family. We echo the mission statement of a caring and supportive learning environment. I know that I can always count on my fellow employees for help when I need it."
Rachel Muller – Enrollment and Completion Advisor (staff)
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About Overland Park
National American University’s Overland Park campus is conveniently located just 15 minutes from downtown Kansas City. The Overland Park campus has been serving students in western Missouri and eastern Kansas since 2001, and is one of four NAU campuses in the Kansas City metro area. In addition to its strong Kansas City aviation management school curriculum, NAU offers excellent programs in allied health, business management and information technology. Located at 103rd Street and Highway 69 just north of the Corporate Woods area, the Overland Park campus is easily accessible from Highway 69 and Interstate 435.