24 months
820 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
820 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Aviation and Transportation from Lewis University is designed to offer a multi-faceted approach in preparing graduates for careers in higher education, industry, professional management, government, and other agencies associated with aviation and transportation.


This Aviation and Transportation program at Lewis University will study the current transportation industry and that industry’s regulation from a variety of perspectives.

Students will develop an appreciation of human factors and the importance of research in decision-making and will develop skills in communication, human resource management, strategic planning for transportation projects, and quality management systems for aviation and transportation safety.

This program incorporates the moral and ethical dimensions of decision-making and interpersonal relations in all coursework.


Through coursework, research and industry partnerships, you will earn a comprehensive education and ethical understanding for business and personal success.

In fact, recent graduates have gone on to terrific careers at the FAA, Chicago Department of Aviation, major U.S. airlines, top-tier Universities, and global transportation logistics companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Overview of the Aviation and Transportation Industry
  • Strategic Planning for Aviation and Transportation
  • Regulatory Systems for Aviation and Transportation
  • Human Resource Management and Labor Relations
  • Special Topics in Aviation and Transportation
  • Transportation Operations in Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Transportation Security and Operational Resilience
  • Safety Management Systems for Aviation and Transportation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

All candidates for admission must possess a bachelor’s degree in aviation from a regionally accredited institution of higher education or in a major in a related field.

Individuals who have completed a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated area but have work experience in aviation and/or transportation industries may also apply.

  • A completed application (along with a nonrefundable application fee).
  • Academic transcripts from each institution attended.
  • A one-to-two page personal statement describing the applicant’s background and how the degree relates to the applicant’s career goals.
  • Two letters of recommendation attesting to the applicant’s likely success in the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 820 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 820 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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