In the 2024-2025 Catalog

Uncrewed Aircraft Flight (UA)

Courses

UA 100  Remote Pilot Operations  2 Credits (2,0)

Complete the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Certification. Federal Air Regulations, National Airspace System, Aviation Weather, Flight Safety, Airworthiness, Aeronautical Decision-Making.

UA 201  Mapping Applications and Data Collection with UAS  1 Credit (0,1)

Flying a variety of Uncrewed Aircraft Systems to meet contemporary and commercial objectives. Hands on acquisition of geospatial data, post processing image data, synthesizing captured data into useful products.
Prerequisites: UA 100 and AS 220

UA 301  Advanced UAS Flight Operations  1 Credit (0,1)

Future uncrewed aviation principles; fundamentals of uncrewed flight, basic maneuvers proficiency. Conduct operating procedures for solo flight of advanced uncrewed aircraft systems; safety awareness, single-remote pilot resource management, aeronautical decision-making.
Prerequisites: UA 201 and junior standing

UA 390  UAS Practicum I  3 Credits (3,0)

Practical and applied experience piloting Uncrewed Aircraft Systems. Individual or Group projects coordinated to enhance knowledge and crew resource management. Applied regulations, policy, data management, and post processing.

UA 399  Special Topics in Uncrewed Aircraft Flight  1-6 Credit

Individual independent or directed studies of selected topics.

UA 401  UAS Mission Application  1 Credit (0,1)

Advanced Uncrewed Aircraft System (UAS) application techniques and procedures lab. UAS operations; payload employment, UAS flight management system.
Prerequisites: UA 301 and senior standing

UA 490  UAS Practicum II  3 Credits (3,0)

Individual or group projects using Uncrewed Aircraft Systems to further leverage students industry skills, knowledge, and ability. Explore regulations, policy, flight opportunities, data management, and data post-processing.