Undergraduate Programs

Connect to Your Calling: Be an Agent of Change 

The College of Aeronautics and Engineering (CAE) embraces a unique synergy of aeronautics, engineering, and technologies. Our commitment is to provide a dynamic educational experience that fosters experiential learning. At the forefront of decision making, CAE recognizes not only the financial investment, but also the time and talent required to seek your academic degree. We are committed to being a good steward of all three.

At CAE, we don't prepare you for your next job; we prepare you for your life-long career. 

To do this, CAE offers nationally accredited aeronautics and engineering programs that provide students with personal development opportunities that align with professional passions. We cultivate a culture of care that emphasizes the importance of academic achievement and personal growth. 


 

Undergraduate Aeronautics Programs 

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

    Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics - Aviation Management concentration

    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.

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    Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics – Aeronautical Studies concentration

    The objective of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics – Aeronautical Studies concentration 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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    Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics – Air Traffic Control concentration

    The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics – Air Traffic Control concentration 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.

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    Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics – Professional Pilot concentration

    The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Professional Pilot 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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    Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics – Unmanned Aircraft Systems Flight Operations

    The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Flight Operations is to prepare students for success in a variety of UAS-related fields by teaching students the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed in the industry.

Undergraduate Engineering Programs

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    Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering

    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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    Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Systems Engineering Technology

    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 and AABI.

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    Bachelor of Science in Applied Engineering – Foundry Concentration

    The Bachelor of Science in Applied Engineering, Foundry Concentration 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.

  • photo Computer Engineering Technology faculty member Evren Koptur instructs students

    Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering Technology

    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.

  • Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity Engineering

    Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity Engineering

    Cybersecurity Engineering is a high-growth career in the digital economy. As a cybersecurity engineer, you’ll analyze computer networks, ensure that they're running securely, and foresee security issues before they occur. A cybersecurity engineer focuses on designing computer systems equipped to deal with disruptions like natural disasters and/or malicious cyber-attacks.

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    Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology

    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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    Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics Engineering

    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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    Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics Engineering Technology

    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.