Associate in Arts Degree

Aviation

The following curriculum is designed to satisfy the basic lower division requirements for aviation majors at senior institutions. Students enrolling in this curriculum are urged to meet with an academic advisor each semester to review course selections and transfer plans.

Learn more: Email advising@kcc.edu or phone 815-802-8500.

Aviation Major (4 courses)
Credit hours: 14

  • * AVIA 1413 - Private Pilot I
  • * AVIA 1423 - Private Pilot II
  • * AVIA 1434 - Instrument Aircraft Rating
  • * AVIA 1444 - Commercial Aircraft Rating

Communications General Education (3 courses)
Credit hours: 9

A minimum grade of C is required in *ENGL 1613 and *ENGL 1623.

  • * ENGL 1613 - English I
  • * ENGL 1623 - English II
  • * SPCH 1553 - Introductory Speech

Laboratory Science General Education (2 courses)
Credit hours: 8

Choose two IAI courses, one from the life sciences and one from the physical sciences.

Mathematics General Education (1 course)
Credit hours: 3-4

Choose one IAI mathematics course from the following three options:

  • * MATH 1704 - Contemporary Mathematics
  • * MATH 1713 - Finite Mathematics
  • * MATH 1833 - Calculus for Business and Social Sciences

Humanities General Education (3 courses)
Credit hours: 9

CHOOSE THREE IAI humanities courses, with at least one course from general humanities and at least one course from the fine arts or interdisciplinary category.

Social and Behavioral Science General Education (3 courses)
Credit hours: 9

  • * ECON 1553 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • * ECON 1563 - Principles of Microeconomics

In addition, CHOOSE ONE IAI social and behavioral science course.

Electives (4 courses)
Credit hours: 12

Choose 12 credit hours of courses from any transfer-level elective area. A maximum of four credit hours can come from physical education activity courses. Consult your transfer university to determine appropriate electives.

Minimum credit hours required for completion - 64

*Course has prerequisite.

Aviation A.A.—Suggested course sequence

Fall
* AVIA 1413 3 cr. hrs.
* ENGL 1613 3 cr. hrs.
* Laboratory Science course 4 cr. hrs.
* Social and Behavioral Science course 3 cr. hrs.
  Elective 3 cr. hrs.

Spring
* AVIA 1423 3 cr. hrs.
* ENGL 1623 3 cr. hrs.
* Laboratory Science course 4 cr. hrs.
* Humanities course 3 cr. hrs.
* Elective 3 cr. hr.

Fall
* AVIA 1434 4 cr. hrs.
* ECON 1553 3 cr. hrs.
* Humanities course 3 cr. hrs.
  Elective 3 cr. hrs.
  Mathematics course 3-4 cr. hrs.

Spring
* AVIA 1444 4 cr. hrs.
* ECON 1563 3 cr. hrs.
* SPCH 1553 3 cr. hrs.
* Humanities course 3 cr. hrs.
* Elective 3 cr. hrs.

*Course has prerequisite.

Use The Transfer Guide

To see how your courses transfer, log on to U.Select at http://www.transfer.org/. U.Select is an online tool that will help you view program requirements, course equivalencies, and see how courses you have taken or plan to take transfer to another college or university.