Aircraft Dispatch - Minor

College of Aeronautics and Engineering
Aeronautics and Technology Building
Kent Campus
330-672-2892
caest@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/caest


Description

This minor prepares students to take the written, oral and practical exams leading to the issuance of an aircraft dispatch license. An aircraft dispatcher plans for, coordinates and disseminates information concerning daily flight schedules while establishing and maintaining rapport with flight crews, pilots, passengers, ground handlers, and customers.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 

Minor Requirements

[ACD]

Minor Requirements
AERN 15740ELEMENTS OF FLIGHT THEORY 5
AERN 25250ELEMENTS OF AVIATION WEATHER 3
AERN 25252THUNDERSTORMS AND SEVERE WEATHER 3
AERN 25350FUNDAMENTALS OF AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL 2
AERN 25351FUNDAMENTALS OF AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL LABORATORY 1
AERN 35644INSTRUMENT FLIGHT THEORY 3
AERN 45010AIRCRAFT DISPATCH I 3
AERN 45020AIRCRAFT DISPATCH II 3
AERN 45791AVIATION SECURITY AND POLICY SEMINAR (WIC) 3
Minimum Total Credit Hours:26

Graduation Requirement

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000