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Aviation Science, Certificate of Proficiency

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The Certificate of Proficiency in Aviation Science is available for all UVU students with a particular focus designed to provide high school students an opportunity to obtain a stackable certificate of proficiency with an emphasis in career and technical education while still enrolled in high school. This certificate is available from the University for college students/adults looking for basic entry-level skills leading to further academic advancement.

Total Program Credits: 16

Discipline Core Requirements:  16 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writin 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5)  
  MAT 1010 Intermediate Algebra 4
  HIST 1700 American Civilization  3
  AVSC 1010 Survey of Aviation Science 3
  AVSC 1100 Ground I - Private 3

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  2. Completion of 16 credit hours in subjects included in the course list.
  3. All courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Academic Writing or Literacies and Composition Across Contexts 3
AVSC 1010 Survey of Aviation Science 3
MAT 1010 Intermediate Algebra 4
  Semester total: 10
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
HIST 1700 American Civilization  3
AVSC 1100 Ground I – Private  3
  Semester total: 6
  Degree total: 16


Aviation Science

The Aviation Science department is in the College of Health and Public Service. To find the most up-to-date information from the Aviation Science department, visit their website.

Aviation Science department