B.B.A with Major in Aviation Management
This curriculum is for those students whose career objectives are toward the management and operation of the airside activities of the aviation industry. You’ll get a thorough foundation in both aviation and business (the degree is granted by the College of Business & Public Administration).
This program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
By graduation, you will have earned a minimum of an FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with Instrument and Multi-Engine Ratings.
Students may be admitted to the College of Business & Public Administration and may elect a major within a business discipline after completing at least 60 semester hours at UND or other accredited institutions.
They must also have earned a minimum grade point average of 2.50 (2.0 is C) in all courses attempted and a “C” or better in the six courses comprising a sophomore-level pre-business core.
Students planning to transfer to UND from a junior college should enroll in only those junior college business courses that are offered as freshman or sophomore level courses at UND.
Goals and Objectives
Goal 1: Students will be able to exhibit preparedness for a variety of career paths in Aviation Management
Students must demonstrate knowledge of the skills, techniques, and procedures for managing airports, airlines, government, nongovernmental, and general aviation organizations.
Students must be able to demonstrate knowledge in single-engine, multi-engine VFR flight to the commercial pilot standard.
Students will choose appropriate courses to match their interests and will demonstrate their understanding through mastery demonstrated in capstone course experiences.
Goal 2: Students will develop written and oral communication skills
Students will demonstrate clear, concise, comprehensive, and convincing oral communication skills.
Students will demonstrate the fundamental business writing skills, including the preparations of business plans, case studies, marketing plans, research reports, or quantitative analysis reports.
Goal 3: Students will be able to analyze economic and financial information that will enable them to reach sensible business decisions
Students will be able to identify appropriate methodology to address a business environment or problem.
Students will identify specific and defensible recommendations for management action regarding business problems.
Required 125 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 60 of which must be from a 4-year institution)
Essential Studies Requirements (See University ES listing)
|College of Business and Public Administration Requirements|
|ACCT 200||Elements of Accounting I||3 credits|
|ACCT 201||Elements of Accounting II||3 credits|
|ACCT 315||Business Law I||3 credits|
|ISBC 117||Personal Productivity with Information Technology||1 credit|
|ISBC 217||Fundamentals of Computer Information Systems||3 credits|
|ECON 201||Principles of Microeconomics||3 credits|
|ECON 202||Principles of Macroeconomics||3 credits|
|ECON 210||Introduction to Business and Economics Statistics||3 credits|
|ECON 303||Money and Banking||3 credits|
|MATH 103||College Algebra||3 credits|
|MATH 146||Applied Calculus I||3 credits|
|MGMT 300||Principles of Management||3 credits|
|MGMT 301||Operations Management||3 credits|
|FIN 310||Principles of Financial Management||3 credits|
|MGMT 475||Strategic Management||3 credits|
|MRKT 305||Marketing Foundations||3 credits|
|POLS 115||American Government I||3 credits|
|COMM 110||Fundamentals of Public Speaking||3 credits|
|Select one of the following:||3 credits|
|ANTH 171||Introduction to Cultural Anthropology|
|PSYC 111||Introduction to Psychology|
|SOC 110||Introduction to Sociology|
|Total Credits||55 credits|
|BBA in Aviation Management|
|ATSC 110||Meteorology I||3 credits|
|ATSC 110L||Meteorology I Laboratory||1 credit|
|ATSC 231||Aviation Meteorology||3 credits|
|AVIT 100||Aviation Orientation||1 credit|
|AVIT 102||Introduction to Aviation||5 credits|
|AVIT 103||Introduction to Air Traffic Control||2 credits|
|AVIT 208||Aviation Safety||3 credits|
|AVIT 221||Basic Attitude Instument Flying||3 credits|
|AVIT 222||IFR Regulations and Procedures||3 credits|
|AVIT 250||Human Factors||2 credits|
|AVIT 323||Aerodynamics - Airplanes||3 credits|
|AVIT 324||Aircraft Systems||3 credits|
|AVIT 325||Multi-Engine Systems and Procedures||2 credits|
|AVIT 403||Aerospace Law||3 credits|
|AVIT 485||Aviation Senior Capstone||3 credits|
|Select one of the following:|
|AVIT 402||Airport Planning and Administration||3 credits|
|AVIT 405||Airline Operations and Management||3 credits|
|AVIT 407||General Aviation Operations and Management||3 credits|
|Advanced Business Courses|
|Select one of the following:|
|MGMT 302||Human Resource Management||3 credits|
|MGMT 310||Organizational Behavior||3 credits|
|*Plus electives to total 125 credits||