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Aviation Sciences - Aircraft Dispatch, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (QS) , TX,
The Aviation Sciences - Aircraft Dispatch Concentration of the BSA degree is for students wanting a career dealing with the safety and control of commercial flight operations. 


While there may be a lot of options when it comes to selecting a college that you will attend for the next four years, there is only one true choice when you are searching for a professional aviation program coupled with a stellar education from a world-class, faith-based university. In choosing Baylor University, you will get a fulfilling college experience with abundant opportunities to enjoy student life on a tradition-rich campus that encourages you to grow personally as well as professionally. You will be among a community of dedicated faculty who care about each student as an individual. Baylor is big enough to give you access to great academic resources, but we're small enough to give you individual attention.

Careers in Aviation

In preparation for a rewarding and gratifying career in aviation, you will have the option to tailor your aviation education to match your needs and interests with exposure to a multitude of topics designed for your success. We have degree options for pilots, air traffic controllers, dispatchers, and business men and women. Upon completion of the program you will have earned a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Sciences degree and be qualified for a wide range of careers in the aviation industry.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Aviation
  •  Air Navigation
  • Introduction to Meteorology
  • Private Pilot Ground School
  • Instrument Ground School
  • Aircraft Systems

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                    General Requirements

                    Those students who select the Aircraft Dispatch concentration will complete the necessary requirements to take FAA Dispatch Written Exam and the oral practical exam. Successful completion of these exams leads to FAA Aircraft Dispatcher certification. This program is offered in conjunction with the Texas State Technical College (TSTC) in Waco and requires Baylor students to apply to TSTC. TSTC is an FAA-Approved Aircraft Dispatcher School.

                    Tuition Fee

                    • International

                      41194 USD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 20597 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
                    • National

                      41194 USD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 20597 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
                    • In-State

                      41194 USD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 20597 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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                    Living costs for Waco

                    • 857 - 1590 USD/month
                      Living Costs

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