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"What Can I Do With a Major in...Aviation Maintenance Mangement?"

Why Major in Aviation Maintenance Mangement?

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Aviation Management will:

  1. Have knowledge of the overall structure of management operations, including regulations, domestic and international interactions and operations.
  2. Have knowledge of the various components involved in management including organizational behavior, change, leadership, finance, revenue management, cost structure, marketing, training, standardization, safety management, security, project management, environment compliance and human resources.
  3. Have knowledge of safety management systems, risk management, crisis and emergency management.
  4. Have knowledge of aviation law, litigation, and liability issues.
  5. Prepare strategic and tactical plans consistent with best practices within the aviation industry.
  6. Complete an applicable capstone course or internship.

Related Career Titles

Air InspectorInformation Systems Specialist Inspector
Air Traffic ControllerLineperson
Air Traffic Reporting PilotLoss Control
Aircraft Quality EvaluatorMajor / National Airline Pilot
Aircraft Reliability AuditorMechanic
Airport ManagerMeteorologist
Assistant Test OperatorOperations Supervisor
Associate Transportation Engineer InspectorPassenger Service Agent
Aviation InspectorPassenger Service Representative
Aviation Medical ExaminerQuality Control Inspector
Baggage HandlerRamp Service Personnel
Cabin Maintenance MechanicSafety Inspector
Cargo HandlerScheduling Coordinator
Customer Service RepresentativeSecurity Officers
Customs AgentSecurity Specialist
Drug Enforcement AgentSenior Transport Engineer
Field InspectorSky Caps
Fire and Crash RescueSky Marshal
Fixed Base Operator ManagerStation Manager
Flight DispatcherTransportation Planner
Freight ReservationsTravel Agent
Ground Attendant

Related Job Listings/Job Search Website

Mules4Hire
Air Line Pilots Association
Aviation Careers
Plane Jobs
Federal Aviation Administration
Flite Jobs
Airline Careers
Flight Crew Jobs
Flight International
NASA
Landings
Aviation Employment

Affiliated Organizations

FAA Homepage
Aviation Digital Data Service (Weather Information)
Missouri Pilots Association
General Aviation Serving All Americans
Landings.com
Ninety-Nines Homepage (International Organization of Women Pilots)

Airline Groups and Associations

Air Transport Users Council
Airline Association for Benchmarking & Measurement
Airline Group of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies
Airline Suppliers Association
Arab Air Carriers Organization
Association of European Airlines (AEA)
The Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (BARIG)
European Regions Airline Association
Regional Airline Association Represents
World Airline Entertainment Association

Airport Groups and Associations

The Airport Association for Benchmarking (TAAB)
Airport Consultants Council (ACC)
Airports Council International (ACI
Airports Council International (European Region)
Airports Council International (North America)
American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)
British Airports Group (B.A.G.)
The European Union Airport Coordinators Association (EUACA)
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
International Association of Airport Executives
Iowa Public Airports Association (IPAA)
The Peachtree DeKalb Airport Association (PDKAA)
Right to Quiet Society for Soundscape Awareness and Protection
Sane Aviation For Everyone, Inc. (S.A.F.E.)
U.S. Citizens Aviation Watch

Airship & Ballooning Groups and Associations

The Airship Association Established
Balloons Over Idaho
Experimental Balloon and Airship Association (EBAA)
FAI Ballooning commission
Naval Airship Association, Inc. (NAA)
Flight Attendants.org
The Skyrage Foundation

Gliding Organizations

Soaring Association of Canada
Vintage Sailplane Association
Vintage Sailplane Association (Classic Division)
Women Soaring Pilots Association
Soaring Society of America

Hang Gliding and Ultralight Organizations

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (BHPA)
Hawaiian Hang Gliding Association, Ltd.
Irish Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (IHPA)
US Hang Gliding Association
United States Ultralight Association, Inc. (USUA)

Helicopter Organizations

American Helicopter Society International
Australian Sports Rotorcraft Association
Bell 47 Helicopter Association
Eastern Region Helicopter Council, Inc.
Navy Helicopter Alumni Association
Popular Rotorcraft Association
Vietnam Helicopter Flight Crew Network

Historical & Preservation Associations

The Aircraft Engine Historical Society
American Aviation Historical Society (AAHS)
Antique Aeroplane Association of Australia
The Army Aviation Heritage Foundation
The Arrow Alliance
Belgian Aviation History Association
Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation
Canadian Aviation Historical Society
The Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation
The Collings Foundation Founded
First Flight Centennial Foundation
The First Flight Society
The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery
Latin American Aviation Historical Society
The National Aviation Hall of Fame
The Replica Fighters Association
The Society of Air Racing Historians
The Yakkes Foundation

Homebuilt and Experimental Aircraft Groups and Organizations

Experimental Aircraft Association Activities
EAA Chapter Websites
EAA Warbird Squadron No.9
The Netherlands Society of Amateur Aircraft
The Popular Flying Association
Popular Rotorcraft Association
The Replica Fighters Association
Sport Aircraft Association New Zealand (SAANZ)

Humanitarian & Charitable Aviation Organizations

The Air Care Alliance
Angel Flight, Inc.
Angel Flight East
Angel Flight Georgia
Corporate Angel Network
Life Line Pilots
Piedmont Silver Eagles Charitable Funds, Inc.
World-Flight 2003

Maintenance Organizations

The Aeronautical Repair Station Association
Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance
Canadian Aviation Maintenance Council
International Aerospace Africa
Pacific Aircraft Maintenance Engineers Association (PAMEA)
Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA)

Medical Organizations

Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS)
National EMS Pilots Association
Turkish Civil Aviation Medicine Association

Military Organizations

The Air Force Association
Naval Helicopter Association
RAF Benevolent Fund
Sabre Pilots Association Of the Air Division Squadrons (SPAADS)

Modeling Organizations

Aerospace Modelmakers International
The International Plastic Modelers Society (USA)
International Scale Soaring Association (ISSA)

Pilot and Owners Groups

Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA)
Aircraft Owners and Pilots
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association of Australia
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Switzerland
American Yankee Association
Associated Airtanker Pilots
Associazione Nazionale Piloti Aviazione Commerciale (Italy)
Australian Federation of Air Pilots
Austrian Cockpit Association
Belgian Cockpit Association
British Airline Pilots Association
California Pilots Association
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Canadian Seaplane Pilots Association
Caribbean Air Line Pilots' Association
Cessna Pilots Association Technical
The Cherokee Pilots' Association
EEA Warbirds of America
European Cockpit Association
European Sport Pilot Association
Hellenic American Pilots Association
I Fly America Association
International Association of Natural Resources Pilots (IANRP)
International Council of Aircraft Owner and Pilot Associations (IAOPA)
International Federation of Air Line Pilots Associations
Irish Airline Pilots Association
Mooney Aircraft Pilots Association (MAPA)
The National Broadcast Pilots Association
National Gay Pilots Association
The Ninety-Nines, Inc.
Norsk Flygeerforbund (Norway)
OV-10Bronco.Net
Piedmont Silver Eagles, Inc.
The Popular Flying Association
Red River Valley Fighter Pilots Association
Seaplane Pilots Association (SPA)
Sindicato Español de Pilotos de Líneas aéreas (Spain)
Sport Aviation Association
Ultralight Pilots Association of Canada (UPAC)
US Airways Pilots Web Site
U.S. Association of Flying Clubs
Vereinigung Cockpit (Germany)
Vereniging van nederlandse Verkeervliegers (Netherlands)

Safety Organizations

Aviation Safety Alliance
Aviation Safety Institute
The International Federation of Airworthiness (IFA)
Flight Safety Foundation
Maintenance And Ramp Safety Society (MARSS)
National Air Disaster Alliance/Foundation
National Safe Skies Alliance
SAFE Association

Sporting Bodies

The Aero Club of South Africa
American Powered Parachute Association
Australian Sports Rotorcraft Association (ASRA)
Recreational Aviation Australia
Auxiliary-powered Sailplane Association
Aviation Society of Ireland
British Aerobatic Association
Danish Ultralight Flying Association
Europe Air Sports
European Civil Aviation Conference
Experimental Aircraft Association
Experimental Balloon and Airship Association
Fédération Aéronautique Inernationale
FAI International Gliding Commission (IGC)
Federation Francaise de Vol a Voile
Gliding Federation of Australia
Hang Gliding Federation of Australia (HGFA)
International Aerobatic Club
The Parachute Association of Ireland
The Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom
Sport Aircraft Association New Zealand (SAANZ)

Trade and Professional Organizations

Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC)
The Air and Expedited Motor Carriers Association (AEMCA's)
Air Transport Action Group
Air Transport Association (ATA)
Air Transport Association of Canada (ATAC)
Airborne Law Enforcement Association
Aircraft Electronics Association
Airforwarders Association
American Bar Association's Air & Space Law Forum
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Association of British Travel Agents
Association of Corporate Travel Executives
The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI)
Australian Parachute Federation (APF)
Aviation Crime Prevention Institute
California Alliance for Advanced Transportation Systems (CAATS)
Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO)
The Commercial Aviation Association of Southern Africa (CAASA)
Eurocontrol
European Association of Aerospace Industries (AECMA)
European Business Aviation Association (EBAA)
European Civil Aviation Conference
European Aviation Suppliers Association
Farnborough Aerospace Consortium
Freedom to Fly
General Aviation Manufacturers Association
German Aerospace Industries Association
Groupement des Industries Françaises Aéronautiques et Spatiales (French Aerospace Industries Association)
The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA)
International Air Carriers Organisation
International Air Rail Organisation (IARO)
International Aviation Handlers' Association (IAHA)
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (I.C.A.S.)
International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers Association (IFATCA)
International Federation of Air Traffic Safety Electronics Association (IFATSEA)
The International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading
Kenya International Freight & Warehousing Association
Miami Maintenance Management Council
National Aeronautic Association
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA)
National Aircraft Resale Association
The National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA)
National Business Aviation Association, Inc.
National Business Travel Association (NBTA)
North West Aerospace Alliance (NWAA)
Ohio Aerospace Institute
Ontario Aerospace Council
The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)
Panhellenic Electronic Engineers Union of Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority
The Parachute Industry Association (PIA)
Royal Aeronautical Society
Professional Women Controllers, Inc. (PWC)
RTCA
The Society of British Aerospace Companies Ltd.
United States Aerospace Industry Representatives in Europe (USAIRE)
The Washington Aviation Association

Training and Education Organizations

The Aerospace Education Alliance
Aerospace Education Foundation (AEF)
The Air League
Association of Aerospace Universities (AAU)
The Greater Houston Association of Flight Instructors
National Association of Flight Instructors
National Aviation and Space Education Alliance
The National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA)
The North American Trainer Association
University Aviation Association

Unions and Employee Groups

Air Logistics Aircrew Union
The Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AFMFA)
Airline Dispatchers Federation
Airline Employment Assistance Corps
Airline Pilots Association
Association of Flight Attendants, AFL-CIO
Australian Federation of Air Pilots
Delta Air Line Pilots Association
Leeward Islands Air Line Pilots' Association (LIALPA)
National Air Traffic Controllers
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO)
Professional Pilots Federation (PPF)
Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace (SPEEA)

Women's Organizations

Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM)
International Aviation Womens Association (IAWA)
The Ninety-Nines, Inc.
Professional Women Controllers, Inc. (PWC)
Women in Aviation, International
Women Soaring Pilots Association
Soaring Society of America

Four-Year Academic Plan

Aviation Maintenance Management: B.S. Degree

Disclaimer

The career paths listed are those which are commonly associated with this area of study and in no way does this site attempt to suggest that these are all of the career paths possible. Some of the career paths listed may require additional education, training, development, licenses and/or certifications. Listings of resources such as job listings, web links, professional organizations, library publications, and other information found on this page are believed to be accurate and true at the time published. The "What Can I Do With A Major In..." database is reviewed and updated every year in July. While no list is truly exhaustive, if you feel something should be added, deleted, changed or updated on this page, please contact the Career Services Center by e-mail at careers@ucmo.edu and an out-of-cycle change will be completed.

Who Can Help Me

Valery Johnson
Career Development Coordinator