The Master of Science in Aviation Finance degree gives students knowledge about operations, along with the portfolio of expertise and skills they need to manage the financial risk, monetary policies, and economic strategies used by commercial firms and regulators in the global air transportation industry. Graduates are prepared to enter the international banking, energy, finance, leasing, aviation, and aerospace industries.
The Master of Science in Aviation Finance degree is housed in the College of Business.
A typical first year will include aviation management core courses such as Strategic Marketing Management in Aviation and Accounting for Decision Making, plus required finance classes like Managerial Finance and Investments.
This degree requires completion of 11 classes for a total of 33 credit hours. Students can choose from two program options, either a research project in their chosen area or an internship in the financial, banking, or leasing sectors of the aviation/aerospace industry.
Master of Business Administration — Residential
The Master of Business Administration — Residential degree program emphasizes the application of modern business practices to the special challenges of the aviation industry, allowing for greater flexibility and specialization than the MBA Aviation Management program.
M.S. in Aeronautics
The Master of Science in Aeronautics degree is a comprehensive and unique advanced degree that combines theoretical and practical learning experiences to give students a blend of knowledge, skills, and abilities that will help them succeed in the aviation industry.