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Unmanned Aircraft Systems

The Unmanned Aircraft Systems minor provides the students with an education and training on the various UAS platforms and applications currently employed by federal, state, local and private agencies. This minor will have both classroom and laboratory/simulation classes. This minor is designed for students of all majors wishing to become unmanned aircraft pilots or mission payload operators. Lab fee.

Required Courses
AS 125Private and UAS Pilot Operations3-5
or AS 121 Private Pilot Operations
or AS 120 Principles of Aeronautical Science
or AS 143 Private Helicopter Operations
AS 220Unmanned Aircraft Systems3
AS 235Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operation and Cross-Country Data Entry3
AS 324Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Regulations3
AS 403Unmanned Sensing Systems3
AS 473UAS Flight Simulation3
Upper-level BA or EC elective3
Total Credits21-23