M.S. in Aeronautics

Worldwide Embry-Riddle Masters Aeronautical Science

Part-Time taught at Singapore Aviation Academy

In the rapidly changing world of aviation and aerospace, industry professionals must do more than simply keep up – they need to take charge of their futures. In today's global workplace, a graduate-level education is becoming more and more critical in order to reach the upper levels of management. An advanced degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University can help you broaden your knowledge, diversify your talents, and give you an edge on the competitive playing field of aviation.

Students appreciate the Master of Science in Aeronautics (MSA) program's solid core of classes, partnered with a range of specialties that are tailored to individual interests. You'll become and expert of the tools needed in the development, manufacture, and operation of aircraft and spacecraft, and gain a comprehensive understanding of the infrastructure that supports industry.


Core Credits
ASCI 602The Air Transportation System3
ASCI 604Human Factors in the Aviation/Aerospace Industry *3
ASCI 674Project Management in Aviation/Aerospace3
ASCI 516Applications in Crew Resource Management3
ASCI 645Airport Operations and Management3
ASCI 693Current Research Problems in Aviation/Aerospace3
RSCH 665Statistical Analysis3
Total Credits21


Choose any 1 specialization from the list below.
Total Degree Requirements30


Aviation/Aerospace Education Technology
ASCI 514Computer-Based Instruction3
ASCI 550Aviation Education Foundations3
ASCI 614Advanced Aviation/Aerospace Curriculum Development3
Aviation/Aerospace Sustainability
AASI 600Sustainable Aviation and Aerospace Perspectives3
AASI 620Best Practices for Aviation and Aerospace Sustainability3
AASI 625Sustainability Policy, Ethics & Legal Topics in Aviation and Aerospace3
MAVM 601Leadership in Global Aviation Maintenance Organizations3
MAVM 605Global Maintenance Resource Management3
MAVM 615Strategic Management of Global Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Operations3
Human Factors
MSHF 606Human Cognition3
MSHF 612Human Performance, Limitation, and Error3
MSHF 624Ergonomics and Biomechanics3
Space Systems
ASCI 601Applications in Space: Commerce, Defense, and Exploration3
ASCI 512Space Mission and Launch Operations3
ASCI 513Space Habitation and Life Support Systems3
Aviation Safety
ASCI 615Aviation/Aerospace Accident Investigation and Analysis3
ASCI 611Aviation/Aerospace System Safety3
ASCI 621Aviation/Aerospace Safety Program Management3
RSCH 670Research Methods3
RSCH 700A Thesis I (Availabie January 2021)3
RSCH 700B Thesis II (Available January 2021)3
Unmanned Systems
UNSY 501Application of Unmanned Systems3
UNSY 603Unmanned Systems Operational Configuration3
UNSY 503Legal and Regulatory Issues in Unmanned Systems3