Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration

The edge you need in the world of aviation

In the high-powered aviation industry, the key staff, operational, and executive positions are awarded to professionals who display a thorough knowledge of aviation as well as an exceptional aptitude for business. If you have a passion for this exciting field and want to develop the business skills you need to reach the top, the Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University — Worldwide can help you achieve your goals.

As a student of this degree program, you will gain a solid foundation of core business knowledge while developing the sharp business acumen demanded at the highest levels of any organization. The Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration explores all facets of business administration and management, including:

  • Economics
  • Aeronautical Science
  • Business Statistics & Accounting
  • Business Marketing & Management
  • International Business

Through this comprehensive program, you will learn how to think analytically, communicate clearly, and lead a team effectively. These valuable skills will prime you for professional success in any field.

Degree Requirements
General Education
Course / TitleCredits
Embry-Riddle courses in the general education categories of Communication Theory and Skills, and Humanities, Social Sciences may be chosen from as listed, assuming prerequisites are met. Courses from other institutions are acceptable if they fall into these broad categories and are at the level specified. 
ENGL 123 English Composition3
Speech / English6
Humanities: 
HUMN 330 Values and Ethics3
Humanities lower or upper-level elective3
Social Sciences: 
ECON 210 Microeconomics3
ECON 211 Macroeconomics3
Physical and Life Science lower-level elective: 
Physics or Biology or Meteorology6
Mathematics*: 
MATH 111 College Mathematics for Aviation I3
MATH 112 College Mathematics for Aviation II3
*MATH 320 may be substituted as the second course in the series. 
Computer Science: 
CSCI 109 Introduction to Computers and Applications3
Total Credits36

BSAB Support
Course / TitleCredits
MATH 211 Statistics with Aviation Applications -OR- 
MATH 222 Business Statistics3
BSAB 314 Human Resource Management3
BSAB 371 Leadership3
BSAB 390 Business Law3
BSAB 436 Strategic Management3
MGMT 201 Principles of Management3
MGMT 203 Management for Aeronautical Science3
MGMT 210 Financial Accounting-OR- 
BSAB 312 Managerial Accounting3
MGMT 221 Introduction to Management Information Systems3
MGMT 321 Aviation/Aerospace Systems Analysis Methods -OR- 
MGMT 422 Life Cycle Analysis for Systems and Programs in
Aviation/Aerospace
3
MGMT 324 Aviation Labor Relations3
MGMT 408 Airport Management3
MGMT 411 Logistics Management for Aviation/ Aerospace3
MGMT 424 Project Management in Aviation Operations3
RSCH 202 Introduction to Research Methods**3
Total Credits45

Aviation Management Core
Course / TitleCredits
MGMT 410 Management of Air Cargo3
MGMT 412 Airport Planning and Design3
MGMT 415 Airline Management3
MGMT 418 Airport Administration and Finance3
MGMT 425 Trends and Current Problems in Air Transportation -OR- 
MGMT 426 International Aviation Management3
MGMT 394 Information Security Management –OR- 
MGMT 494 Aviation Information Systems3
MGMT 450 Airline/Airport Marketing3
Total Credits21

Open Electives
Course / TitleCredits
Open Electives (Lower or Upper Level)18
May be used for Department of Business Administration or non Department of Business Administration Minors. 
**RSCH 202 available July 2013. 
Total Degree Requirements120

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