Associate of Science in Aviation Business Administration

Associate in Science in
Aviation Business Administration

The ASABA was created for students interested in business and provides a business foundation with a seamless transition into our Worldwide bachelor’s degrees.

About the Associate in Science in Aviation Business Administration

The Associate of Science in Aviation Business Administration (ASABA) is designed for students starting their business education by developing core skills applicable to the industry. Students build a strong business foundation and sharp acumen for top-tier organizational roles.

In the complex aviation industry, key positions at all levels are awarded to professionals who display a thorough knowledge of aviation and an exceptional aptitude for business. Through this program, students will learn how to think critically, communicate clearly, and work in and manage teams.

Start with this program and transition to a bachelor’s degree in business administration, business analytics, logistics and supply change management, project management, technical management or any other field of your choosing.

Student Learning Outcomes

While earning an associate degree in aviation business, students complete general education requirements and complete most of Embry-Riddle's undergraduate business core. Students will:

  • Achieve proficiency in general education competencies, such as collaborative learning, communication, critical thinking and more.
  • Gain familiarity in common business components.

Aviation Business Administration Career Opportunities

Careers and Employers

Setting the standard with a high placement rate of 100% within a year of graduation, Embry-Riddle graduates are set to continue to higher education and then enter the workforce in top companies, including Gulfstream Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, Federal Aviation Administration, the U.S. Army and The Boeing Company.

Aviation Business Administration Salary Information

Earning an associate degree in Aviation Business Administration from Embry-Riddle provides the opportunity for competitive salaries, with alumni averaging $89,900 annually within one year after graduation.


About Aviation Business Administration at the Worldwide & Online Campus

Embry-Riddle's associate degree in aviation business is offered online at the Worldwide Campus and is designed to help students develop the business skills needed to reach the top. Additionally, students may easily transition to any of the bachelor’s degrees in the College of Business.

At the Worldwide & Online Campus, you can structure your education around your lifestyle, taking classes where you want and when you want.

The ASABA explores facets of business administration, including:

  • Accounting
  • Business Statistics
  • Ethics
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Organizational Behavior

The curriculum is closely mapped to the needs and demands of the aviation/aerospace industry and to general education guidelines.

Student Achievement Data

ASABA Student Achievement Data

Aviation Business Administration Information

  • Credits: 60
  • Online or In-Person: Fully online, EagleVision Virtual Classroom or see if a Worldwide location is close to you.

Professional Accreditation

The Aviation Business Administration program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

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