Airline Commercial Professional Pilot and Flight Crew Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the flying and/or navigation of commercial passenger and cargo, agricultural, public service, corporate and rescue fixed wing aircraft. Includes instruction in principles of aircraft design and performance, aircraft flight systems and controls, flight crew operations and procedures, radio communications, navigation procedures and systems, airways safety and traffic regulations, and governmental rules and regulations pertaining to piloting aircraft. Programs may qualify individuals to sit for the FAA commercial and airline aircrew examinations. Is Airline Commercial Professional Pilot and Flight Crew the right major for you?
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Airline Commercial Professional Pilot and Flight Crew Major

What Courses Do Airline Commercial Professional Pilot and Flight Crew Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Airline Commercial Professional Pilot and Flight Crew majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Aerodynamics
  • Aviation
  • Management
  • Meteorology
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