Associate in Science in
Aviation Maintenance Science

The right qualifications and education help open the doors to secure and satisfying careers with airlines, aircraft manufacturers, major repair stations, private jet and charter services, corporate flight departments, and government agencies. And the demand for degreed aircraft maintenance specialists in the aviation/aerospace world has never been greater than it is today.

ERAU’s Associate of Science in Aviation Maintenance Science (AMS) degree helps graduates open those doors to begin their education.

At the heart of every flight of every commercial, private, or military aircraft is the work of aviation maintenance professionals. The Aviation Maintenance Science (AMS) program at Embry-Riddle produces some of the best aviation professionals in the world.


About Aviation Maintenance Science at the Worldwide & Online Campus

Education is the key to getting more out of life — whether you’re looking for a higher salary, greater job satisfaction, or a soaring sense of personal pride. ERAU’s Associate in Aviation Maintenance online degree lets you either build on the skills you already possess, or break into the dynamic aviation industry.

If you hold an FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) Maintenance Certificate, you may be awarded up to 18 credit hours toward the associate degree or up to 30 credit hours toward the bachelor’s degree. 

In the aviation industry, the most crucial task is to keep the planes flying safely. That’s why people with aircraft maintenance skills and knowledge will continue to be in high demand by aviation and aeronautical employers.

Students gain a solid core of courses in general education, which prepares graduates for success in any industry, not just aviation.

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60 Credits

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