Aviation Sciences (AVSC)

AVSC 102 Flight School Orientation3 Credit hours   

An orientation course for students enrolled in the flight school. Topics to include pilot training regulations and procedures, safety and security, federal aviation organizations, and career opportunities.

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AVSC 105 Transition Lab1 Credit hour   

Students admitted to the program who hold FAA certifications will learn the operation of Marshall's aircraft at a level commensurate with his or her FAA certification.

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AVSC 200 Private Pilot Ground School4 Credit hours   

An introductory overview of aviation fundamentals as required by the Federal Aviation Administration regulations for students pursuing a Private Pilot certificate.

Pre-req: AVSC 205 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of D.

Concurrent PR: AVSC 205
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AVSC 205 Solo Flight Lab1 Credit hour   

A course designed to prepare students for pilot's first solo flight.

Pre-req: AVSC 200 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of D.

Concurrent PR: AVSC 200
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AVSC 210 Private Pilot Cert ASEL Lab2 Credit hours   

A course designed to prepare students to pass the Federal Aviation Administration Private Pilot Practical Exam: ASEL

Pre-req: AVSC 200 with a minimum grade of D and AVSC 205 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 215 Instrument Ground School3 Credit hours   

A course designed to teach pilots to fly an airplane using only instruments as required by Federal Aviation Administration regulations for the Instrument Flight Rules rating.

Pre-req: AVSC 205 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 210 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of D.

Concurrent PR: AVSC 205 or AVSC 210
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AVSC 220 Instrument Certification Lab3 Credit hours   

A course designed to prepare students to pass the Federal Aviation Administration Instrument Practical Exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 210 with a minimum grade of D and AVSC 215 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 221 Flight Management Systems3 Credit hours   

This course familiarizes students with popular flight management systems in use in aircraft today and introduces flight management systems that may still be in various stages of development.

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AVSC 231 Aviation Law and Regulations3 Credit hours   

This course familiarizes students with the Federal Aviation Regulation, certification standards, air transportation operational oversight and law governing commercial aviation.

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AVSC 241 AV Safety and Human Factors3 Credit hours   

This course familiarizes students with the Federal Aviation Regulations, aircraft certification, all weather operations, and the impacts of stress in aviation.

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AVSC 250 Commercial Phase II AMEL Lab3 Credit hours   

A course designed to prepare students to pass the Federal Aviation Administration Commercial Pilot Practical Exam for multi-engine airplane.

Pre-req: AVSC 235 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of D and (AVSC 225 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 230 with a minimum grade of D).

Concurrent PR: AVSC 235
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AVSC 255 Initial CFI AMEL Lab3 Credit hours   

A course designed to train students to become Federal Aviation Administration certified flight instructors required of a Private and Commercial Pilot.

Pre-req: AVSC 235 with a minimum grade of D and (AVSC 240 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 275 with a minimum grade of D).

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AVSC 260 ASEL Private Add-On Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to complete the Federal Aviation Administration's ASEL practical exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 204 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 265 AMEL Private Add-On Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to complete the Federal Aviation Administration's AMEL private practical exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 204 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 260 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 270 Commercial ASEL Add-On Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to complete the Federal Aviation Administration's Commercial Pilot ASEL Practical Add-On Exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 220 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 250 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 290 CFI ASEL Add On Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to complete the Federal Aviation Administration's Certified Flight Instructor Add-On Practical Exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 255 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 295 CFI AMEL Add-On Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to complete the Federal Aviation Administrations AMEL Certified Flight Instructor Add-On Practical Exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 245 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 300 Tailwheel Transition Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to earn a tail-wheel endorsement from the Federal Aviation Administration.

Pre-req: AVSC 210 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 260 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 305 CFII Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to pass the FAA Certified Flight Instructor Instrument Practical Exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 245 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 280 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 310 Aircraft Sys and Powerplants3 Credit hours   

This course familiarizes students with the Federal Aviation Regulations relating to aircraft certification of systems and the various powerplants for fixed wing aircraft.

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AVSC 315 Airport Operations and Mgmt3 Credit hours   

This course familiarizes students with the Federal Aviation Regulations relating to certification of airport systems and examines the policies and procedures for the Airport Improvement Plan (AIP).

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AVSC 320 Flight Phys and Human Factors3 Credit hours   

This course familiarizes students with the Federal Aviation Regulations relating to flight physiology, oxygen systems, and human factors impacting pilot flight operations.

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AVSC 325 Ntnl Airspace Sys and NextGen3 Credit hours   

An overview of the US National Airspace System and an in-depth analysis of the methods and procedures used in controlling air traffic.

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AVSC 329 Commerical Ground School3 Credit hours   

A study of commercial flight fundamentals as required by Federal Aviation Administration regulations for students pursuing a Commercial Pilot certificate.

Pre-req: AVSC 210 with a minimum grade of D and AVSC 215 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 330 Commercial Phase I Lab3 Credit hours   

A continued review of topics required for flying an airplane in VFR & IFR environments during day and night cross-country flights, and development of Pilot and Command decision-making skills.

Pre-req: AVSC 220 with a minimum grade of D and AVSC 226 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 335 CFI Ground School3 Credit hours   

Review the instruction fundamentals required by the FAA for pilots pursuing a Certified Flight Instructor rating.

Pre-req: AVSC 325 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 340 Commercial Phase II ASEL Lab3 Credit hours   

A course designed to prepare students to pass the Federal Aviation Administration ASEL Commercial Practical Exam.

Pre-req: AVSC 335 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 345 Initial CFI ASEL Lab3 Credit hours   

A course designed to train to become Federal Aviation Administration certified flight instructors.

Pre-req: AVSC 340 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 355 Aviation Weather3 Credit hours   

A study of atmospheric conditions on aeronautic operations. Topics include atmospheric properties, aviation hazards including thunderstorms, wind shear, turbulence, icing, and weather flight resources.

Pre-req: GEO 230 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 375 Commercial AMEL Add-On Lab1 Credit hour   

Designed to prepare pilots to complete the Federal Aviation Administration's Instrument Practical exam and Commercial Pilot Add-On Practical exam for multi-engine airplane.

Pre-req: AVSC 210 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 260 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 405 Bison image  Business Aviation3 Credit hours   

This capstone is a study of business aviation operations, management, and finance to include corporate, fractional, charter, Fixed Base Operator (FBO), and various aviation business models.

Attributes: Capstone Course
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AVSC 410 Air Transportation Operations3 Credit hours   

An overview of the airline industry and an in-depth analysis of key management functions within an airline.

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AVSC 450 Crew Resource Management3 Credit hours   

Within this capstone course, students will examine the principles of proper crew collaboration that reduce the risk of accidents caused by human behavior.

Pre-req: AVSC 200 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 210 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 215 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 220 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 225 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 230 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 235 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 240 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 245 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 250 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 255 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 260 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 265 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 270 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 275 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 290 with a minimum grade of D or AVSC 295 with a minimum grade of D.

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AVSC 495 Internship in Aviation Ops3 Credit hours   

Student will participate in an internship as coordinated with their assigned advisor. The internship allows students to apply those flight instruction and classroom instruction skillsets appropriate to the respective internship.

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