Designed to prepare students for careers as professional managers in aviation.

Safety and security concerns. Fluctuating fuel costs. A shrinking pilot population. Environmental fears. As the aviation industry continues to evolve, it requires leaders who can meet these current challenges in a creative way. Through Lewis University's Aviation Administration program, you will master the technical knowledge and specialized expertise required in the aviation industry. More than that, you will attain the skills necessary to effectively manage people, projects and idea with practical coursework in business and management.

Your degree in Aviation Administration will prepare you for a management career in:

  • Airport Management and Operations
  • Airport Security
  • Fixed Base Operations Management
  • Crash, Fire and Rescue Operations
  • Aircraft Accident Investigation
  • Aviation Safety Management
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Aviation Consulting/Planning
  • Airline Management and Operations
  • National Transportation Safety Board
  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  • Passenger Service Personnel
  • Flight Attendants
  • Flight Dispatcher
  • Flight Crew
  • Airline Sales Agent

Ready to become an aviation leader that helps fly the industry into the future?


For more information contact the Office of Admission at or call (815)836-5250.

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