Lewis University

College of Arts and Sciences

Aviation and Transportation


One University Parkway

Romeoville, IL 60446

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Aviation and Transportation

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Aviation and Transportation is designed to offer a multi-faceted approach in preparing graduates for careers in higher education, industry, professional management, government, and other agencies associated with aviation and transportation.

This program will study the current transportation industry and that industry’s regulation from a variety of perspectives. The student will develop an appreciation of human factors and the importance of research in decision making and will develop skills in communication, human resource management, budgeting, safety management and quality assurance.

This program incorporates the moral and ethical dimensions of decision making and interpersonal relations in all coursework. The program will ensure that students, in their roles as leaders in this critical field, understand the importance of integrity, fairness, and respect for diverse cultural traditions.


Department of Aviation programs are approved by the Federal Aviation Administration under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR): Approved Dispatcher Program, Approved Flight School, and Approved Aviation Maintenance Technician School.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 740 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans are available for those who qualify. Applicants are encouraged to apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Lewis University FAFSA School Code: 001707.

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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