The Graduate School Advance to a Higher Degree

Aviation Technology

Supported Degree Objectives


  • MS in Aviation and Aerospace Management (MSAAM)
  • Graduate Certificate

Required Supporting Documents


  • Transcripts
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose (not required for online graduate certificate)
  • GRE or GMAT (On-Campus only)
    • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and GMAT have been waived temporarily.
    • For students who would like to share their scores, please upload the PDF score report.
  • Resume
    • 1 - 5 pages
  • English Proficiency (Non-native English speaking international applicants: choose a test below)
    • TOEFL: Internet-Based Test (IBT): Minimum Overall Required Score: 80
      • Minimum section requirements:
        • Reading: 19
        • Listening: 14
        • Speaking: 18
        • Writing: 18
    • TOEFL: Paper-Delivered Test: Minimum Overall Required Score: No minimum
      • Minimum section requirements:
        • Reading: 19
        • Listening: 14
        • Writing: 18
    • IELTS (Academic Module): Minimum Overall Required Score: 6.5
      • Minimum section requirements:
        • Reading: 6.5
        • Listening: 6.0
        • Speaking: 6.0
        • Writing: 5.5

Master's Degree Program Requirements


  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)

Application Deadlines


  • On-Campus
    Fall Spring Summer
    April 1 October 1 April 1 U.S. Citizen
    March 1 September 1 February 15 International

    Online
    Fall Spring Summer
    July 31 Dec 15 May 1 U.S. Citizen
    July 31 Dec 15 May 1 International

Program Contact Information


  • On-Campus
    Name Karla Calvin
    Phone 765-494-2782
    Email kvonahre@purdue.edu
    Web Program Website
    Address Office of Graduate Studies
    School of Aviation and Transportation Technology
    Purdue University
    1401 Aviation Drive
    West Lafayette, IN 47907-1510
    USA

    Online
    Name Cassia Gass
    Phone 765-496-6761
    Email cassia@purdue.edu
    Web Program Website
    Address Purdue Online
    Polytechnic Institute
    Purdue University
    516 Northwestern Ave
    Wang Hall, Suite 2500
    West Lafayette, IN 47906
    USA

Additional Information


  • Early application is encouraged. Program capacity is limited and it is recommended that students apply early to maximize opportunity for program consideration.
  • The admissions process selects highly qualified applicants into the MS program by considering each of the following criteria in judging the overall strength of the applicant. Typically, no single criterion is used as a sole determinant for admission.
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