Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS.S.STC)

20.0-25.0 Credit Hours

The Unmanned Aerial Systems Short Term Certificate prepares students for entry level positions as technicians in the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry by providing foundational knowledge and skill in UAS mission planning, decision making and data management.

Program Outcomes

  • Perform all tasks necessary to assemble, prepare, fly, navigate and recover unmanned aerial vehicles during command and control simulations. Revise mission planning accordingly.
  • Demonstrate operational knowledge of developing routes, analyzing weather briefings, preflight inspections, pilot-in-command responsibilities and apply aeronautical decision making and judgment to mission planning operations.
  • Exemplify a high standard of ethical and professional behavior.

Curriculum

AVT 1101: Introduction to Unmanned Aerial Systems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AVT 1110: Private Pilot Ground School View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
AVT 1119: Aviation Meteorology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AVT 1246: Air Traffic Control Communications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
EET 1120: Introduction to D.C. & A.C. Circuits View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EET 1158: Satellite Tool Kit View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EET 2220: Avionics & Unmanned Aerial Systems Sensors View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
Course Option: {AVT 2700 OR AVT 2279} 2 - 3 credit hours
Course Option: {AVT 2143 AND EET 1164 OR AVT 1104 AND AVT 2150} 2 - 6 credit hours
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