Aeronautical Technology

Aeronautical Technology degree at Indianapolis

You can earn your Purdue University bachelor’s degree in aeronautical technology in two years if you already have an aviation-related Vincennes University associate's degree. Your Purdue coursework builds on the skills you learned during your first two years at Vincennes while it expands your career options. Your classes and labs will also be at the Aviation Technology Center at the Indianapolis International Airport. 


Special features:

  • Flexible curriculum based on your career goals 
  • Internship and other work experience opportunities at aviation-related companies surrounding Indianapolis International Airport
  • Access to Aviation Technology Center labs: Advanced Composites Laboratory, Air Traffic Control/Computer Laboratory, FAA-approved flight simulator, Avionics Laboratory, Non-Destructive Testing Laboratory, and Materials Processing Laboratory

Course topics include:

  • Operations management
  • Safety problems
  • Aviation finance
  • Human factors in aviation
  • Aviation law

Examples of companies who hire Purdue graduates:

  • Rolls-Royce
  • FedEx
  • AAR
  • Republic Airways