Bachelor of Science in
Aviation Business Administration

The aviation industry contributes more than $150 billion annually to the U.S. economy and employs more than one million people across the country, according to the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA). Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration is designed for students to excel in this high-powered, fast-paced industry.

ERAU’s B.S. in Aviation Business Administration degree will help students get ahead in the high-powered aviation industry.

With accreditation from the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and the Aviation Accreditation Board International (ABBI), ERAU’s Aviation Business Administration program is designed to meet industry demands.

In the high-powered aviation industry, the key staff, operational, and executive positions are awarded to professionals who display a thorough knowledge of aviation as well as an exceptional aptitude for business.

The Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration explores all facets of business administration and management, including:

  • Economics
  • Management of Aeronautical Science
  • Business Statistics & Accounting
  • Business Marketing & Management
  • Human Resources
  • Finance

According to, the median salary of a Program Manager in the Aviation/Aerospace industry is $65,000, and receives an average of $2,400 in bonuses each year.