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Mission Statement

Aviation Science Program

Aviation ScienceAs the only four-year collegiate aviation education program in the State of North Carolina, the mission of the Aviation Science Program is to provide quality aviation education to a diverse group of students, especially those who have been underrepresented in the aviation and aerospace industries. The program offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Science with minors in the areas of Aviation Management, Electronics, Aviation Computer Science, Avionics, Public Administration, Flight Education, and Space Science. The program will continue to offer the most relevant courses and programs so as to meet the general education and aviation education needs of the students, the community, and the business interests served by the University. The aviation degree program and the minors are designed to prepare students for the rigorous employment demands of the highly competitive aviation and aerospace industries.