Online Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation Security

Build a secure future in aviation

Prepare for a career in one of aviation’s most vital fields—aviation security. The Lynn University online bachelor’s degree in aviation security offers a combination of business, management, safety and criminal justice training to help you advance in this important field.

Lynn offers a complete flight-training curriculum. You can earn your aviation degree 100% online, or use your electives to pursue flight training and obtain your license and ratings at our Burton D. Morgan College of Aeronautics facility in Boca Raton, Florida. You’ll learn from expert faculty who have Flight Instructor ratings, as you build real-world professional experience.

This aviation security training program qualifies graduates for the rATP at 1250 hours. Flight training beyond the private pilot certificate must be completed with Lynn to qualify.

Quick facts

Start dates: 3 times a year
Next term: Jan. 10–March 4
Learning format: 100% online with optional onsite flight training
Program length: 4 years

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  • “I aspire for an education that will enable me to have an office in the sky. I realize that's where I'm meant to be.”

    Jamarick Burrel

    '17, Jamaica, B.S. in Aviation Management

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Take your career to new heights

Whether your goal is to work in a government agency or private business, our aviation security degree prepares you for a wide array of opportunities. Prepare to work with law officials and other security professionals to ensure the safety of aircrafts, airlines and passengers.

Here’s what you’ll study in your online aviation courses:

  • Aircraft systems, including advanced flight planning platforms and jet engines
  • Terrorism, security and criminal justice
  • Flight planning, weather radars and aviation systems
  • Financial reporting, analytics, innovation and economics
  • Aviation regulations, laws, history and safety

Career opportunities

Gain exposure to the following areas with a bachelor’s degree in aviation security from Lynn:

  • TSA
  • DoD
  • DHS
  • Aviation law enforcement
  • Air marshal services
  • Border Patrol
  • Mechanical engineering
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Admission and tuition

The enrollment deadline for the Spring 2022 term is coming soon; below are the application deadlines for the Spring 2022 term:

  • Domestic students: Dec. 27
  • International students: Dec. 13

Candidates must provide the following:

  • Completed application
  • Personal statement
  • Official transcripts

To get started, create a profile for Lynn's personalized application portal and fill out an application.

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Online Bachelor of Science in Aviation Security tuition: $325 per credit
Fees: $200
Annual total: $9,950

Cost estimates are based on completion of 120 total credits (30 credits per year). Instructional material fees are a one-time charge and do not apply to students who reside internationally or who provide their own iPad and required apps. Some programs and courses may have additional costs.

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Earning your online bachelor’s in aviation security at Lynn may be more affordable than you expect. Explore scholarship, grant and loan opportunities to find out how much you could save.

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1 Academic statistics as of fall 2020

2 Source: U.S. News and World Report, Best Online Bachelor's Degrees and Best Value

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