B.S. in Aviation Maintenance Science/MBA
The Maintenance Management Area of Concentration must be selected as the field of study to prepare the student for this degree option.
A student who has earned a minimum of 75 credit hours with at least a 3.00 CGPA and after taking the GMAT may apply for admission through the Graduate Admissions office. The application must accompany 2 letters of recommendation from faculty in both the undergraduate and graduate programs to indicate (1) the applicant’s potential to successfully complete graduate-level work, and (2) evidence that the applicant has attained the foundational competencies for graduate degree studies.
The undergraduate course options shown below are the recommended classes for students to prepare for this degree option. The Business Administration transition courses listed are to be taken in place of the upper level open electives (6 credits) noted in the B.S. in Aviation Maintenance Science undergraduate degree plan. Not following the suggested course of study will require the student to take additional courses to prepare for the MBA.
Suggested Course of Study
|Communication Theory & Skills|
|COM 122||English Composition||3|
|COM 221||Technical Report Writing||3|
|CS 120||Introduction to Computing in Aviation||3|
|MA 111||College Mathematics for Aviation I||3|
|MA 222||Business Statistics||3|
|PSY 101||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|Maintenance Management Concentration||36|
|ACC 210||Financial Accounting||3|
|AMSA 490||Aviation Technical Operations||3|
|BA 201||Principles of Management||3|
|BA 225||Business Law||3|
|BA 230||Advanced Computer Based Systems||3|
|BA 314||Human Resource Management||3|
|BA 320||Business Information Systems||3|
|BA 324||Aviation Labor Relations||3|
|BA 325||Social Responsibility and Ethics in Management||3|
|BA 411||Logistics Management for Aviation/Aerospace||3|
|FIN 332||Corporate Finance I||3|
|Business Administration Transition|
|BA 511||Operations Research||3|
|BA 520||Organizational Behavior, Theory, and Applications in Aviation||3|
|BA 523||Advanced Aviation Economics||3|
|Students must fulfill the required MBA core classes listed below and any remaining courses from the transitional period that have not been completed:|
|ACC 517||Accounting for Decision Making||3|
|BA 514||Strategic Marketing Management in Aviation||3|
|BA 635||Business Policy and Decision Making||3|
|FIN 518||Managerial Finance||3|
|Total Degree Credits **||150|
Additional courses may be required if the recommendations above are not followed or if an additional minor is taken.
If the student chooses to leave the program before the completion of the MBA program and has acquired the minimal hours required for graduation with the BS in Aviation Maintenance Science, any MBA transition courses used to meet graduation requirements will be noted as undergraduate courses for the purpose of graduation.