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Human Factors in Aeronautics

Florida Institute of Technology

12 months
Duration
1241 USD/credit 37230 USD/year
1241 USD/credit 37230 USD/year
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About

The Human Factors in Aeronautics program of the Florida Institute of Technology is highly interactive and brings students and faculty together through discussion boards and live chat sessions with peers and professors for a sense of academic closeness that is sometimes missing in other online programs, or even in traditional classroom settings.

Overview

Dedicated, Experienced Professors

The College of Aeronautics' faculty are not only experienced commercial, private and military pilots but also recognized leaders in aviation and aeronautics, published authors of aviation safety textbooks and research articles on topics ranging from human factors in aeronautics, analysis and classification, to G-Force induced loss of consciousness, haptic feedback in aviation systems and aviation accident investigation. Dedicated researchers themselves, the faculty of the Human Factors in Aeronautics program of the Florida Institute of Technology are actively involved in supporting their students' passion for discovery.

Varied Research Programs

Students have extensive opportunity for research and field study at Florida Tech. The cornerstone of every degree program, research gives students real-world, hands-on experience. The university's expertise in science and aeronautics helps students fully explore the many facets of human factors in aeronautics through a capstone course at the end of their second year. Research funding from the FAA Center of Excellence Partnership to Enhance General Aviation Safety, Accessibility and Sustainability (PEGASAS) provides funding to professors and students to study selected aviation topics.

Career Options

Aviation human factors jobs might include:

  • Product Development Team Lead
  • Integration Specialist
  • Ergonomist
  • Safety Scientist
  • Technical Specialist
  • Human Factors Research Scientist
  • Usability Expert

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Factors in Man-Machine Systems
  • Aviation Statistics
  • Sensation and Perception
  • Impact of Aviation on Human Physiology
  • Situational Awareness and Decision-Making
  • Aviation Accident Investigation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of recommendation
  • Résumé
  • Objectives
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1241 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    37230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1241 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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