Unmanned Vehicle Systems Operations
Associate in Science
The program will offer a core of courses that will develop an operational knowledge of UAV design, limitations, operations, and maintenance. The College has also developed the following specialization:
Each of these specializations will develop additional skills and knowledge needed for specific operations in those sectors of the industry.
The sixty two (62) credit hour curriculum framework focuses instruction on the knowledge and skills required to meet the Airman Certification Standards published by the FAA to obtain a Remote Pilot Certificate. Intellectual knowledge focuses on the theory, practice, regulatory requirements and execution of commercial UAV operations. Weather, aerodynamics, national airspace structure, vehicle design and control, and human factor considerations are all components of the classroom delivery. UAV operational skills are developed and are refined.
- 2 Year Program
- 62 Total Credit Hours
- No related certificates are currently available for this program.
Unmanned aerial vehicle operation is an up-and-coming career field with applications in a wide variety of industries, and its relative newness means a limited availability of statistics. Salary is often commensurate with the employee’s industry and experience, as well as certification level.
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