Aerospace Administration and Operations: Aerospace Security, BS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2018-2019. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Minimum Overall Grade Point Average: 2.50
Total Hours: 120

General Education Requirements
English Composition
See Academic Regulation 3.5
ENGL 1113Composition I3
or ENGL 1313 Critical Analysis and Writing I
Select one of the following:3
Composition II
Critical Analysis and Writing II
Technical Writing
American History & Government
Select one of the following:3
Survey of American History
American History to 1865
American History Since 1865
POLS 1113American Government3
Analytical & Quantitative Thought (A)
MATH or STAT course designated (A)3
Humanities (H)
Courses designated (H)6
Natural Sciences (N)
Must include one Laboratory Science (L) course
Courses designated (N) with one (L)7
Social & Behavioral Sciences (S)
Course designated (S)3
Additional General Education
Courses designated (A), (H), (N), or (S)9
Hours Subtotal40
Diversity (D) & International Dimension (I)
May be completed in any part of the degree plan
Select at least one Diversity (D) course
Select at least one International Dimension (I) course
College/Departmental Requirements
EDUC 1111First Year Seminar1
Select 19 hours19
Recommended Courses:
Financial Accounting
Theory of Flight
Specialized Studies in Aviation
Internship in Aviation
Introduction to World Religions (HI)
Social Psychology (S)
Hours Subtotal20
Major Requirements
Minimum GPA 2.50 with a minimum grade of “C” in each course
AVED 2113History of Aviation3
AVED 3433Aviation/Aerospace Ethics3
AVED 3443Aviation Legal and Regulatory Issues3
AVED 3453Aviation/Aerospace Security Issues3
AVED 3483Airport Passenger and Baggage Screening3
AVED 3493Analysis of Aviation Security Countermeasures3
AVED 3513Aviation/Aerospace Management Principles3
AVED 3523Airport Planning and Management3
AVED 3543Aerospace Organizational Communications3
AVED 3573Aviation/Aerospace Finance3
AVED 3623Airport Network Security3
AVED 3663Aerospace and Air Carrier Industry3
AVED 3883Space Flight3
AVED 4413Aviation Terrorism and Asymmetrical Warfare3
AVED 4423Aviation Security Organizations and Law3
AVED 4653International Aerospace Issues (I)3
AVED 4663Aerospace Leadership3
AVED 4943Basic Aircraft Accident Investigation3
AVED 4953Corporate and General Aviation Management3
AVED 4993Aviation Labor Relations3
Hours Subtotal60
Total Hours120

Other Requirements

  • 40 hours of upper-division course work.
  • A 2.50 GPA is required in the Major Requirements with no grade below a “C”.

Additional State/OSU Requirements

  • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU.
  • Limit of: one-half of major course requirements as transfer work; one-fourth of hours earned by correspondence; 8 transfer correspondence hours.
  • Students will be held responsible for degree requirements in effect at the time of matriculation and any changes that are made, so long as these changes do not result in semester credit hours being added or do not delay graduation.
  • Degrees that follow this plan must be completed by the end of Summer 2024.