You may already work in the aviation security field, and if not, you want to get your foot in the door. Either way, you’re drawn to this ever-changing profession and are determined to advance your knowledge and skill set.
A B.S. in Aviation Security from Embry-Riddle Worldwide can help you start a career or transition into a new role.
Explore critical areas in the science and practical application of aviation security as it relates to aircraft, airlines, and airports, as well as the Transportation Safety Administration, Department of Defense, and Department of Homeland Security.
Bachelor of Science in Aviation Security
Take the next step toward earning your Aviation Security degree by seeing what our Worldwide Campus has to offer. When you study through ERAU’s Worldwide Campus, you have more control over when and where you’ll take your classes. There are more than 150 Worldwide Campus locations around the globe. Classes are also taught online.
No matter where you are, you’ll be connected to the ERAU network — which allows you to interact with expert faculty and fellow students.
The B.S. in Aviation Security program at Embry-Riddle Worldwide is the first and only degree of its kind. With a focused and efficient curriculum, the program aims to produce top candidates in the aviation security field.
Courses in statistics and research methodology will prepare you for the capstone, the culmination of your studies that showcases your understanding of aviation security and counterterrorism.
All program faculty members hold terminal degrees and are experts in a variety of transportation modes. Backed by personal real-world experience, they give students a firsthand look at the industry and share ways to apply coursework to the workplace.
You’ll also benefit from being a member of the ERAU network. Globally recognized for being the No. 1 aeronautical university, ERAU provides career services and plenty of networking opportunities through its alumni association.
The growing demand for aviation security professionals spans airports, airlines, the Department of Homeland Security, corporate aviation, and the military. And ERAU prepares you to start or continue a career in this exciting field. Graduates will be equipped with skills and knowledge that stand out among other job candidates.
Aviation Security graduates are in-demand candidates for careers in the following professions and industries: