Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
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George Mason University

Aviation Flight Training and Management Minor

Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department

Nguyen Engineering Building, 2100
4400 University Drive, MS 4A6
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: 703-993-1670

Email: seor@gmu.edu

Program Overview

This minor provides students with a unique opportunity to earn a pilot’s license and gain expertise in various aspects of aviation management. The combination of pilot’s license and aviation management places the candidate seeking employment with airlines, airports, air traffic control at a competitive advantage. Students completing this minor have completed one step in preparation towards jobs as Commercial Pilots, Military Pilots, Corporate Pilots, Certified Flight Instructors, Unmanned Aerial Systems Operators, Airline Dispatchers, Airport Managers, Air Traffic Controllers, Aviation Flight Test Engineers, Aviation System Engineers.

This information is being provided here for your planning purposes only. For official catalog information, please refer instead to the official George Mason University Catalog Website at http://catalog.gmu.edu.

Opportunities

This minor provides students with a unique opportunity to earn a pilot’s license and gain expertise in various aspects of aviation management. Students with this minor can expect to find jobs with airlines, airports, air traffic control at a competitive advantage. This minor is often the first step to prepare for jobs as commercial pilots, military pilots, corporate pilots, certified flight instructors, unmanned aerial systems operators, airline dispatchers, airport managers, air traffic controllers, aviation flight test engineers, or aviation system engineers.

This information is being provided here for your planning purposes only. For official catalog information, please refer instead to the official George Mason University Catalog Website at http://catalog.gmu.edu.