GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

AVIATION AND TRANSPORTATION
AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

The Aviation Administration certificate is a program for students who wish to enter civil aviation, work as clerks, agents, station and traffic managers, or fixed base operators. Students will demonstrate an understanding of the differences and similarities between general aviation and commercial aviation; skills required to establish and manage airport operations; and identify effective techniques of flight training and flight school management.

PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
  AT 120 Private Pilot Ground School 5
  AT 128 Airport Operations 3
  BUSAD 101 Introduction to Business 3
Test Scores or completion of ENGL 120 or ESL 151or equivalent ENGL 101 Freshman English 3
Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151 PSYCH 101 General Psychology 3
  SPCH 101 Public Speaking 3
  Select 4 units from the following
  AT 121 Navigation 3
  AT 122 Meteorology 3
  AT 123 Aircraft Structure and Aerodynamics 3
  AT 124 Radio Procedures and Flight Regulations 3
AT 120 or successful completion of the Private Pilot Written Examination or Private Pilot Certificate AT 125 Instrument Rating Ground School 3
  AT 126 Aircraft Powerplants 3
  AT 127 Flight Training Maneuvers 3
  AT 129 Flight Attendant I 3
  AT 131 Air Traffic Controller 5
AT 129 or equivalent AT 132 Flight Attendant II 3
  AT 134 American Aviation Travel History and Operations 3
  AT 136 Aviation Psychology 3

ACCTG 105 for ACCTG 106
ACCTG 101 or
ACCTG 105 and 106
Financial Accounting
Introductory Accounting I and II
5 or
2.5 + 2.5
ACCTG 101 or 106 or equivalent ACCTG 102 Managerial Accounting 5
  ACCTG 110 Basic Accounting I 4
  CS/IS 100 Computer Concepts 3
  CS/IS 101 Introduction to Computer and Information Systems 5
ECON 102 ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151 ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 24
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2012 GCC Catalog 2012-2013

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.

Aviation and Transportation - Aviation Administration (2011-12 catalog)
Aviation and Transportation - Aviation Administration (2009-10 catalog)