Aviation Management - Business Management Diploma
Enhance your career opportunities in the field of aviation by combining flight training with business courses through MacEwan University’s Business Management diploma Aviation Management major.
Students who love to fly and would like a solid business education should consider this program. The program also appeals to people wanting to pursue their own business, manage flight operations or become commercial pilots.
The flight training and ground school component may be completed at any Transport Canada approved training centre. To complete the management portion of this major, students may complete any delivery method (i.e. flexible, regular two-year, evening or online) of the Business Management program. To attain this major, five management courses (15 credits) are replaced with aviation training obtained from the flight school of your choice.
Graduates of this specialized diploma gain employment in a variety of aviation-related careers – both as pilots and airport management personnel. Within Alberta, the oil industry creates significant aviation work, as oilfield workers are increasingly being transported to and from the north by air. Domestic airlines are also expanding. These factors create demand for both pilots and airport management personnel.
Graduates of this diploma are eligible for the Certified in Management designation with the Canadian Institute of Management. Visit www.cim.ca for more information regarding membership and designation.
Program of Study
|ACCT 111||Financial Accounting I||3|
|WRIT 101 |
or ENGL 102
|First Year Writing |
or Analysis and Argument
|MGTS 107||Business Computing||3|
|FNCE 113||Introduction to Quantitative Decision-Making||3|
|ORGA 201||Introduction to Management||3|
|ACCT 218||Management Accounting I||3|
|ECON 101||Introduction to Microeconomics||3|
|MGTS 103||Probability and Statistics I||3|
|ORGA 316||Contemporary Organizational Behaviour and Theory||3|
|HRMT 200||Management of Human Resources||3|
|LEGL 210||Business Law I||3|
|MGMT 211||Business Finance||3|
|MGMT 240||Business Research and Report Writing||3|
|MGMT 261||Integrated Management Practice||3|
|Students must present the following Transport Canada approved aviation credentials in order to graduate and will receive a total of 15 credits toward the diploma:|
|Private Pilot's License||3|
|Commercial Pilot's License||6|
|Multi Engine Rating or Instructor Rating||3|
The minimum passing grade for a course at MacEwan University is a D unless otherwise noted next to the appropriate course in the program of study.
|Credit Earned in:||May Be Substituted for Credit in Program Course:|
|ACCT 311||ACCT 111|
|ACCT 322||ACCT 218|
|FNCE 301||MGMT 211|
|MARK 301||MGMT 131|
|STAT 151||MGTS 103|