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Cleared for Takeoff

Earn your bachelor's degree from Eastern Michigan University in Aviation Flight Technology or Aviation Management Technology.  Learn about aerodynamics, crew resource management, industry regulations, flight operations, advanced aircraft systems, and aviation safety.  You can also earn an aircraft dispatch certification to expand your aviation expertise.

As the industry continues to grow, so does the demand for aviation professionals.  Our programs focus on providing exceptional flight training for pilots, business skills in management, and expanding the individual's knowledge and employment options with our dispatch certification curriculum.

Our Mission

The purpose of the Aviation Program is to prepare students to meet the dynamic needs of the aviation industry.  The industry is comprised of many challenging careers that range from piloting an aircraft, to the management of an entire airline.  The EMU Aviation Program is committed to providing our students a comprehensive education, and the opportunities for professional, intellectual, and personal growth.  Our goal is to ensure that EMU aviation graduates are competitive to fill the demanding careers in the aviation industry.

Career Opportunities in Aviation

  • Airline Pilot
  • Corporate Pilot
  • Airport Management
  • Aviation Consulting
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • Airline Dispatch
  • Corporate Dispatch
  • Flight Department Management