Air Traffic Management
2-Year Program of Study
The Middle Georgia College Air Traffic program was ranked Number 1 among new schools in 2007. Air Traffic students experience tower and en route radar operations in state of the art facilities.
Middle Georgia College is one of only two colleges in the nation with a live Air Traffic Control facility.
The Air Traffic Control program faculty is comprised of 8 full-time Air Traffic Control professionals withÂ extensive Air Traffic Control experience; some of our faculty not only instruct students in air traffic, but they also staff the college's air traffic control tower.
The Air Traffic Control program maintains 1.7 million dollars worth of advanced simulation equipment and operates within the national airspace system using cutting edge communications equipment.
Students in the two year degree program graduate with an Associate of Applied Science degree. They also have the opportunity to bypass the first 5 weeks of the Federal Aviation Administration training program at the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Our graduates are propelled into a highly technical fast-paced career that will last a lifetime.Students who anticipate employment with the FAA must be able to pass a background check, a psychological evaluation, and physical examination: for information concerning the physical examination click here:
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