Shayne Grant

Shayne Grant
Airline Management and Operations & Aviation Management

What made you decide to choose your specific major?
I have always been fascinated with the inner workings of the airline industry and knew I wanted to make a career out of it.

What are a couple of your favorite things about your program of study?
Hands-on-learning and learning through projects.

What has been one of your favorite class projects?
Designing a mobile transportation app in TECH 120 (Design Thinking in Technology).

What other activities are you involved in on campus?
Purdue Varsity Glee Club

What do you know about your program of study now that you wish you had known when you were choosing a major?
How different the aviation world is from a management perspective than the rest of the business world.

What would be one piece of advice for prospective students or new Purdue students?
Don’t have a laser-set focus on what you want your college path to be. Change is good, natural, and will happen.

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