According to the Texas Wide Open for Business Report, Texas is a top state for both air transportation and aerospace manufacturing jobs, employing over 153,000 workers statewide, translating into tremendous career opportunities.

LETU's aviation studies program builds your management know-how with a focus on skills needed to excel in the aviation industry. This program is also ideal for transfer students, meaning we make it easy to turn your previous education or aviation experience into college credit.

As an LETU student, you'll benefit from:

Top Ranked Aviation Program

In the past five years, the National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA) has awarded LETU both the Loening Trophy for the outstanding aviation program in the nation and the American Airlines Safety Award.

Option to turn Military Experience into an Aviation Degree

The BS in Aviation Studies allows active-duty military and veteran students to turn experience into an educational achievement and obtain the management-focused aviation degree that will set them apart from other leaders in the aviation industry.

Online or On-Campus Options Learning Options

The Aviation Studies degree program is offered on the Longview campus as well as 100% online, which allows students to easily integrate their courses into their busy lifestyle and career goals. We also provide academic and personal support to help you succeed.

Interesting Classes You'll Take

  • Aviation Management
  • Aviation Safety Factors
  • Financial Analysis for Managers
  • Business Ethics


What can you do with this degree?

LETU's B.S. in Aviation Studies is a highly customizable program, meaning you can choose courses specific to your branch of the aviation industry. This specialized instruction can lead to jobs in:

  • Airport management
  • FBO management
  • Aircraft Maintenance shop management
  • Flight operations management
  • Aviation Operations Coordinator
  • Aircraft Maintenance Scheduler
  • Aviation Safety Specialist


Program Details: Online

  • Flexible, online format
  • Year-round accelerated courses

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Program Details: On-Campus

  • Semester-long courses
  • Interact with industry-experienced faculty

View On-Campus Program Requirements