Train for an in-demand career in the aviation industry with a degree in Aviation Management from NSCC

According to FAA projections, the nation’s aviation industry will see sustained growth for years to come. NSCC’s non-flight Aviation Management Associate Degree program will provide you with the general management skills needed for a variety of entry-level positions in this high-demand field. Coursework in aviation sciences, accounting, economics, management, marketing, and other related business areas will introduce you to the basic principles and applications of aviation management.

Job opportunities in the aviation field include:

  • Positions at major and regional airlines
  • Fixed-base operators
  • Aircraft and aircraft component manufacturers (including GE, and Pratt and Whitney)
  • Fractional operators
  • Corporate aviation flight departments

 As a student in NSCC’s Aviation Management degree program, you will learn to:

  • Apply the techniques, skills, and modern aviation management tools to perform business related tasks.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the national and international aviation environment.
  • Identify complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.

Aviation Program Information Sessions

Please join us to learn more about aviation, flight fees and expenses, or to ask other questions you might have about the Professional Pilot Program or the Aviation Management Program. New, current and prospective students are welcome! 

Fall 2020 Information Session Dates

NSCC Aviation Information Session 1 - Thursday, November 19 - 5:30 pm
Topic: NSCC Aviation Information Session 1
Time: Nov 19, 2020 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting 81906088374
Meeting ID: 819 0608 8374

NSCC Aviation Information Session 2 - Sunday, November 22 - 6:00 pm
Topic: NSCC Aviation Information Session 2
Time: Nov 22, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 836 1572 9444

NSCC Aviation Information Session 3 - Sunday, December 6 - 7:00 pm
Topic: NSCC Aviation Information Session 3
Time: Dec 6, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting 82593433852
Meeting ID825 9343 3852  



Number of semesters estimated to complete degree. Complete faster with winter intersession and summer classes.


Projected job growth in Boston area. The Federal Aviation Administration predicts industry-wide sustained growth 2013-2033.


2016 Boston-area Median Wage

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Get in touch

If you have questions related to program admissions or applications, please contact or call 978-762-4188.

If you have program advising related questions, please contact or call 978-762-4048.

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North Shore Community College is an accredited public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

North Shore Community College maintains the FAA Air Agency Certificate LQ8S303Q for a Part 141 Pilot School. This includes a Private Pilot Ground School course which is conducted under FAR Part 141.


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