Aviation Management

Purdue Polytechnic Institute

Students in the program develop strong managerial and operational skills. Courses also stress critical thinking, decision-making, and communication abilities coupled with a technical background. Teamwork and responsibility are emphasized.

Students have the chance to work on research projects with airlines and airports to help them improve performance.

Purdue's aviation management program is recognized by the airport, aviation, airline, and aerospace industries for its high quality programs and graduates.

This program can be completed in three years; ask an academic advisor how.

Students in this program can apply to participate in five-year combined bachelor's/master's degree program in aviation technology.

The bachelor's degree in aviation management is accredited by Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI).

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Careers in Aviation Management
  • Aviation and aerospace management
  • Aviation and aerospace planning
  • Aviation and aerospace revenue
  • Airport design
  • Training
  • Safety
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