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Major: Air Transportation


Air transportation programs focus on the study of aviation and the aviation industry, including in-flight and ground support operations, as well as programs that prepare students to fly and/or navigate commercial passenger and cargo, agricultural, public service, corporate and rescue fixed wing aircraft.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science & Technology, General
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Air Transportation, Other
  • Airline Flight Attendant
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
  • Flight Instructor


Careers You Qualify For With This Major


Schools That Offer This Major

Lake Superior College Duluth
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Rochester Community and Technical College Rochester


Related Majors


College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.


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