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College of Aeronautics & Engineering

Whether you choose the AABI accredited Aeronautics program or the ATMAE accredited Applied Engineering programs, we have a program designed to develop highly prepared, employable graduates. With facilities like air traffic control simulators, a foundry, CAD and computer labs, 3D prototyping, mechatronics, electronics, FANUC robots, hydraulics, energy and power, KSU airport, and many internship and co-op opportunities, our students receive practical experience so they are job ready upon graduation.
Students working with Engine Bench

Aeronautical Systems Engineering Technology, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Systems Engineering Technology degree prepares students for entry-level positions or graduate-level education in aeronautical systems, systems engineering, engineering technology, or other closely-related fields upon graduation. This program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.

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Aeronautics, Aeronautical Studies, BS

The objective of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Aeronautical Studies is to prepare students for professional careers in aviation which require not only foundational knowledge of aviation but also specialized knowledge from associated disciplines.

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photo Air Traffic Control two female students in new ATC Lab

Aeronautics, Air Traffic Control, BS

The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Air Traffic Control is to prepare students for success at the FAA Academy and beyond by providing a broad knowledge of the aviation industry while honing the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities to succeed in air traffic control training. The program holds at its core the role as an academic program and the value added responsibility to the aviation academy to deliver the highest level of Air Traffic Control education available at a post-secondary institution.

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photo Aviation Management graduates Jeremy and Stephen at Ft. Myers, FL

Aeronautics, Aviation Management, BS

The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Aviation Management is to prepare students with the highest quality education for a career in aviation management and to provide the aviation industry with qualified candidates that possess skill sets comprised of solid management principles and technical skills consistent with those of successful aviation professionals.

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Flight Technology

Aeronautics, Flight Technology, BS

The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Flight Technology is to prepare students to be professional pilots and enable them to qualify for Federal Aviation Administration certificates and ratings required for giving flight and ground instruction and commercial and instrument operations in FAR part 121 air carrier operations or business general aviation.

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Aerospace Engineering, BS

The Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering focuses on the application of engineering principles to the design, manufacturing and functionality of aerospace vehicles such as aircraft, missiles and spacecraft, to include autonomous and semi-autonomous unmanned aerial systems.

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Trustee Chair, Dennis Eckhart, President Warren talk with Appllied Engineering Student at ATB Open House

Applied Engineering, Applied Engineering and Technology Management, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Applied Engineering, Applied Engineering and Technology Management is focused on the application of basic engineering principles, technological skills and management practices using a systems approach to solve complex technological problems. It also functions as a complete degree for students with engineering technology associate degrees. This program is ATMAE accredited.

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Applied Engineering, Foundry Technology, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Applied Engineering, Foundry Technology prepares students for employment in the metal casting industry. Graduates of the program will have completed coursework in various materials and processes. They will also have taken several management courses and have experience with programmable logic controllers, hydraulics and pneumatics and computer-aided manufacturing. This program is FEF certified.

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photo Computer Engineering Technology faculty member Evren Koptur instructs students

Computer Engineering Technology, BS

The Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering Technology provides students with the opportunity to study computer systems and software-hardware interface so that they are capable of analyzing the problems in the computer and networking industry and producing computer engineering, networking and software solutions. This program is ATMAE accredited.

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Mechanical Engineering Technology, BS

The Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology teaches design, operation, installation, maintenance and analysis of machinery. The program prepares students to become highly technical professionals in current and emerging fields using mechanical and computer-aided engineering. Students learn to develop innovative solutions to problems encountered in manufacturing. This program is ATMAE accredited.

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photo Mechatronics Shin-Min Song PhD teaches class

Mechatronics Engineering, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics Engineering program integrates mechanical, electrical, computer and controls systems to generate more efficient and cost effective processes. Graduates of the program have an understanding of several areas of design, construction and operation of automated systems, robots and intelligent products, which result from the integration of software and hardware.

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New FANUC robot with conveyor

Mechatronics Engineering Technology, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics Engineering Technology program integrates mechanical, electrical, computer and controls systems to generate more efficient and cost effective processes. Graduates of the program have an understanding of several areas of design, construction and operation of automated systems, robots and intelligent products, which result from the integration of software and hardware.

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Combined Bachelor and Master Program

Students may enter the graduate program before they complete their undergraduate degree. Up to 3 credits of graduate hours may be applied to their undergraduate degree.

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Dr. Du with Clean Energy and Sustainability teammates view a spiral fuel cell

Graduate Programs, MTEC

The Master of Technology (MTEC) degree offers a unique opportunity to focus course work in specialized areas of interest such as: Applied Technology, Aeronautics/Aviation, Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Technology, Construction Management, Engineering and Technology Management, Manufacturing Systems/Mechanical Engineering Technology/Mechatronics, Quality Systems, Radiation Processing, or Sustainable Systems.

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photo unmanned aircraft Dr. Stringer flying Phoenix X6E Hexcopter drone

Minors

The College of Aeronautics and Engineering offers a variety of minors under both the Aeronautics and the Applied Engineering program areas. We welcome students majoring within or outside of the College of Aeronautics and Engineering.

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