A.S. in Aviation Business Administration

Worldwide Embry-Riddle Associates Aviation Business Administration

~Program updated effective January 1, 2021

In the high-powered aviation industry, the key staff, operational, and executive positions are awarded to professionals who display a thorough knowledge of aviation as well as an exceptional aptitude for business. If you have a passion for this exciting field and want to develop the business skills you need to reach the top, the Associate in Science in Aviation Business Administration from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University — Worldwide can help you achieve your goals.

As a student of this degree program, you will gain a solid foundation of core business knowledge while developing the sharp business acumen demanded at the highest levels of any organization. The Associate in Science in Aviation Business Administration explores all facets of business administration and management, including:

  • Economics
  • Management of Aeronautical Science
  • Business Statistics & Accounting
  • Business Marketing & Management
  • Human Resources
  • Finance

Through this comprehensive program, you will learn how to think analytically, communicate clearly, and lead a team effectively. These valuable skills will prime you for professional success in any field.


General Education

General Education
Embry-Riddle courses in the general education categories of Communication Theory and Skills, Humanities, and Social Sciences may be chosen from those listed below, assuming prerequisites are met. Courses from other institutions are acceptable if they fall into these broad categories and are at the level specified.
Communication Theory and Skills
ENGL 123English Composition3
HUMN 330Values and Ethics3
Humanities elective (lower or upper level)3
Social Sciences
ECON 210Microeconomics3
ECON 211Macroeconomics3
Physical and Life Science lower-level elective
Physics/Biology/Meteorology/Chemistry, etc.6
MATH 111Pre-calculus for Aviation3
MATH 112Applied Calculus for Aviation3
or STAT 320 Decision Mathematics
Computer Science
CSCI 109Introduction to Computers and Applications3
Total Credits36


MGMT 201Principles of Management3
MGMT 210Financial Accounting3
MGMT 221Introduction to Management Information Systems3
MGMT 311Marketing3
MGMT 312Managerial Accounting3
MGMT 317Organizational Behavior3
MGMT 325Social Responsibility and Ethics in Management3
MGMT 332Corporate Finance I3
Total Credits24
Total Degree Requirements60

Estimated Cost of Attendance