Associate Aviation Science Degree | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Aviation Management and Flight

Teaching at the TEC

AAS Aviation Flight

The Associate of Applied Science degree (AAS) in Aviation Flight (AF) prepares students for careers as professional pilots. Students in the AF degree begin their flight training in their first semester and may begin working as Certified Flight Instructors (CFI) in the program by their senior year. Approximately 80% of students in the Associate of Applied Science degree program complete the Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management as a 2 + 2 arrangement - getting both the AAS and the BS degrees in a four year period.

Admissions and Applying

To be considered for full admission, students should apply for general admission to SIU Carbondale. The Aviation Department will conduct a secondary review based on the information from that application and contact you about the next steps to take. (More Admissions information...)


Various information on building a class schedule, and registering for classes.

Course Information

Information on individual courses including fee information, required textbooks and other materials, semester course schedules, and more.