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Aviation Administration

The degree or certificate is a program for students who wish to enter civil aviation, work as clerks, agents, station and traffic managers, or fixed base operators. Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will demonstrate an understanding of the differences and similarities between general aviation and commercial aviation; demonstrate the skills required to establish and manage airport operations; and identify effective techniques of flight training and flight school management.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
  AT 120* Private Pilot Ground School 5
  AT 128 Airport Operations 3
  BUSAD 101 Introduction to Business 3
Placement is based on academic background or ENGL 120 or ESL 151 or equivalent.
ENGL 101 Freshman English 3
ENGL 120 or ESL 151
PSYCH 101 General Psychology 3
  SPCH 101 Public Speaking 3
  Select 4 units from the following
  AT 121 Navigation 3
  AT 122 Meteorology 3
  AT 123 Aircraft Structure and Aerodynamics 3
  AT 124* Radio Procedures and Flight Regulations 3
AT 120 or successful completion of the Private Pilot Written Examination or Private Pilot Certificate AT 125* Instrument Rating Ground School 3
  AT 126* Aircraft Powerplants 3
  AT 127* Flight Training Maneuvers 3
  AT 129 Flight Attendant I 3
  AT 131 Air Traffic Controller 5
AT 129 or equivalent AT 132 Flight Attendant II 3
  AT 134 American Aviation Travel History and Operations 3
  AT 136 Human Factors in Aviation
3

ACCTG 101 Financial Accounting 5
ACCTG 101 or equivalent ACCTG 102 Managerial Accounting 5
  ACCTG 110 Basic Accounting I 4
  CS/IS 100 Computer Concepts 3
  CS/IS 101 Introduction to Computer and Information Systems 5
ECON 102; and Math 141, 146 or 246B
ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ENGL 191 or ESL 141; and Math 141, 146 or 246B
ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 24
* These courses do not qualify for federal financial aid assistance.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.

August 2016 GCC Catalog 2016-2017

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records. For previous years requirements please see the catalog from that year.