Appendix A: Required/Terminal Degrees

College of Aeronautics and Engineering

Area/Program

CAE
Terminal Degree

Required

for FTNTT Appointment*

Required

for TT
Appointment**

Aeronautics

Air Traffic Control

Masters

BS

Masters

Flight Technology

Masters

BS

Masters

Aviation Management

Masters

BS

Masters

Aeronautical Studies

Masters

BS

Masters

Aeronautical Systems Engineering Technology

Doctorate

BS

Masters

Aerospace Engineering

Doctorate

Masters

Doctorate

Applied Engineering

Applied Engineering & Technology Management

Doctorate

Masters

Doctorate

Computer Engineering Technology

Doctorate

Masters

Doctorate

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Doctorate

Masters

Doctorate

Mechatronics

Doctorate

Masters

Doctorate

 

*FTNTT Faculty who are hired without a terminal degree will hold the rank of Lecturer, Associate Lecturer, or Senior Lecturer. FTNTT Faculty who are hired with a terminal degree will hold the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor.

** TT Faculty are hired at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor.