The Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management from NAU's school in Wichita 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; Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Burnsville, Minnetonka, Rochester, and Roseville, Minnesota; 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 (877) 628-9424 or visit the Wichita (East) 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.
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About Wichita (East Campus)
National American University’s Wichita campus is conveniently located in northeast Wichita and has been serving students in the area since 2007. The Wichita campus offers the convenience of on ground classes, online classes, or a combination of both. Students can pursue an associate or bachelor's degree in a wide variety of programs. Located on East 21st Street North between Rock Road and Woodlawn, the Wichita campus is easily accessible from all areas of Wichita and the surrounding communities.