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Air Traffic Control Major

Mission Statement

The mission of the Air Transportation - Air Traffic Control program is to produce air traffic controllers who are regarded as the benchmark for the air transportation industry worldwide.

Educational Goals

  • To produce graduates with an understanding of the overall structure and characteristics of the air transport industry.

  • To produce graduates with knowledge of airport operation and management.

  • To produce graduates with specialized knowledge in the operation of air transport systems (air traffic control).

  • To produce graduates with an industry appropriate knowledge of English and an understanding of the application of aeronautical information.

  • To instill and foster the need for lifelong learning through exposure to innovative Air Traffic Control practices, leading-edge technology, and artificial intelligence applications.

  • To broaden the graduate’s scope for understanding and appreciation of the liberal arts and humanities, environmental sciences, and global issues.

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