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WORLD CLASS INSTITUTION.
DEDICATED TO YOUR SUCCESS.

Make your mark at Purdue’s School of Aviation and Transportation Technology. This is a place that pushes all limits and moves the world forward at a soaring pace. Join us to take on grand challenges like sustainability, safety, and quality. Partner with global industry leaders to provide the highest quality graduates to the workforce. Address real-world problems through in-class projects and industry-supported field research

UNDERGRADUATE MAJORS

 

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

Conduct cutting edge research and teach at leading universities around the world with a Ph.D. in Technology
Focus on leadership and lean skills needed by employers in the aviation industry.
Distinguish and advance your career in the competitive transportation industry from anywhere in the world on your schedule.
This Graduate Certificate will help you gain knowledge to develop, lead, and execute effective aviation safety programs.

THE GRAND CHALLENGES IN AVIATION AND TRANSPORTATION

The Grand Challenges framework serves as inspiration and motivation for our faculty and students. Our focus on safety, quality and sustainability, and our related research, ensures that the SATT stands ready to meet the needs of the evolving transportation industry.

More about SATT​’s Grand Challenges in Aviation and Transportation Technology

Research Spotlight: Can big data predict performance and save lives?

The aviation industry has maintained an impressive safety record and earned the reputation of being the safest mode of transportation. However, as we look forward, IATA characterizes future scenarios along two axes: geopolitics and data . 

More: Our focus to improve safety.

 
 

INDUSTRY CONNECTIONS

The School of Aviation and Transportation Technology and the aviation industry are working together to build a strong future in aviation and aerospace. We make industry partners a cornerstone of our program and consider industry needs during curriculum planning, partnerships for student internships and other projects, and providing academic programs to advance the current workforce.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

The quality of a Purdue education is world renowned and never questioned. While there are many places to learn to fly, the depth and breadth of a Purdue degree has equipped me to better serve every organization of which I have been a part. The opportunity to partner with my alma mater to provide a pathway from university to industry for future graduates is an enormous sense of pride for me.
Rob McKinney
AS in Flight Technology '89, BS in Aviation and Transportation Technology '91, MBA '06 Ellis College
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Aviation and Transportation Technology

Contact Us

School of Aviation and Transportation Technology

Niswonger Aviation Technology Building
1401 Aviation Drive 
West Lafayette IN 47907-2015 

Phone: 765.494.2782 
Email: atsec@purdue.edu

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