Aeronautical Technology

(including aviation maintenance and professional pilot)

A major in aeronautical technology is a challenging program of aviation study, including math, science, and management courses. The professional pilot degree allows students to earn instrument flight instructor and multi-engine flight instructor certification, in addition to aviation application classes. The aviation maintenance program allows students to build upon the practical aviation maintenance skills with courses related to advance aviation, business, and management.

Related career titles

Aviation maintenance
Aviation inspector
Aviation mechanic
Aviation technician

Professional pilot
Aviation manager
Charter pilot
Commercial pilot
Corporate aviator
Crop duster
Flight instructor
Pipeline patrol pilot

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Related aeronautical technology links

K-State Department of Aviation Technology

K-State at Salina College of Technology and Aviation

Federal Aviation Administration

National Aeronautic Association

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association - Career Pilot

Professional Aviation Maintenance Association

Aviation Career Salary Summary