Aviation Program Requirements

Associate in Applied Science Degree NMC Code 562

Effective: Fall 2014

General Education Requirement Credits: 17-18

Communications: ENG 111 and either ENG 112 or ENG 220 or BUS 231

7-8

Humanities: Any Group 1 course

3

Mathematics: Placement into MTH 111 or higher, or completion of MTH 23*

-

Science: Any Group 1 Course with a lab

4

Social Science: Any Group 1 course

3

*These credits do not count toward degree requirements.

Occupational Specialty Requirement Credits: 23

AVF 111 Private Flight

5

AVF 118 Instrument Flight I

1

AVF 130 Instrument Flight II

2

AVG 101 Private Pilot Ground School

5

AVG 161 Mechanics for Pilots

3

AVG 202 Advanced Aircraft Systems

3

AVG 252 Instrument Ground School

4

 

Choose at least 24 credits from the following list of courses:

AVF 141 Introduction to UAS

2

AVF 230 Commercial Flight I

2

AVF 232 Commercial Flight II

3

AVF 234 Commercial Flight III

2

AVF 241 UAS Flight School

4

AVF 271 Multi-Engine Rating

1

AVF 274 Tailwheel Flight

1

AVF 275 Seaplane Flight

2

AVF 281 Advanced Cross Country Flight

2

AVF 283 Upset Maneuver Training

1

AVF 284 Instrument Flight Instructor

2

AVF 285 Crew Resource Management Flight

2

AVF 382 Flight Instructor Rating

4

AVG 190 Aviation Weather

3

AVG 204 Airline Aircraft Ground School

3

AVG 210 UAS I

4

AVG 231 Aviation Law

3

AVG 240 Corporate Aviation Ground

3

AVG 251 Commercial Ground School

4

AVG 261 UAS Ground School

4

AVG 381 Instructor Ground School

5

Program Requirements: 64-65

Students seeking an AAS Degree in Aviation Flight from NMC shall earn the required aviation credits listed for their degree or a combination of three methods:

  1. Aviation courses listed in the NMC catalog;
  2. Approved transfer credit;
  3. NMC competency testing - maximum of 17 aviation credits may be obtained through competency testing, not to include AVF 271, AVF 284, AVF 382 and AVG 381.

Testing allowed only with director’s approval.

To obtain the Associate in Applied Science Degree, students must complete a minimum of three flight courses listed in the NMC catalog through the normal process for obtaining credit, and complete a minimum of 64 credit hours. All AVF and AVG courses must be completed with a 2.0 grade or better. Please consult an aviation advisor for scheduling guidelines.

Before beginning flight training, students must obtain a medical certificate from a FAA-approved doctor. Visit www.flightphysical.com or www.faa.gov for a list of FAA-approved doctors. Students must be cleared to fly by the TSA before receiving flight instruction.

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