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Aviation Flight Technology: AAS

The Aviation Flight Technology program has been suspended for the 2015-16 academic year for program review, and is not accepting new students. Students should talk to their advisor for educational and career options.

An Associates of Applied Science degree is awarded upon successful completion of 98 credit hours (see catalog info). These include 52 credits of Aviation courses with additional credits and time needed for flight school.

Expect additional fees.


The Aviation Flight Technology program provides the knowledge, skills, experience, and certification necessary to enter careers in flight instruction, general aviation, business aviation, corporate aviation, airlines, military aviation and more. On completion of the one-year certificate, you will be prepared to take FAA licensing tests.

Program graduates are encouraged to continue their education at two of UCC's partner colleges: Embry Riddle University (Prescott, Ariz., or Daytona Beach, Fla.) or Oregon State University (Corvallis). Note: Placement scores indicating Math 100 or higher are required for entry into these university programs.

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Program Requirements

Students entering the program are expected to have basic keyboarding and computer skills (Word and Excel). If you do not have these basic skills, you should take Introduction to Computer Information Systems (CIS 120) during your first term at UCC.

Placement scores indicating Math 020 or higher and Writing 115 or higher are required for entry into the program.

Aviation Certificate at UCC

Why UCC?

Why UCCAt UCC, you can earn a variety of certificates and degrees that can enhance your current career or place you in the workforce sooner. Plus, UCC offers:

• Expert faculty dedicated to teaching
• Personal attention and small class sizes
• Online classes


Prospective students should visit Advising and Career Services to get started and then see a program advisor (below) to develop a more focused educational plan.

Jesse Morrow - Contact
Dean of Career & Technical Education
Phone: 541-440-4678

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