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  • Aerospace Engineering

    Aerospace LogoAerospace Engineering & Aviation Technology (AEAT)

    What is AEAT

    The Aerospace Engineering & Aviation Technology @ Duval High School is a rigorous, four-year program that provides highly specialized college preparatory courses. The program offers an innovative problem-based curriculum and real-world application of math, science and engineering. Students develop essential 21st century skills such as critical thinking, problem solving, communication and collaboration needed to be successful in today’s world.

    The Academy of Aerospace Engineering and Aviation Technology give you the opportunity to learn about the science of flight and the NEXGEN technology that supports the aviation industry. You will be prepared for any STEM-related majors at your desired college or university as well as for a career in the aviation or aerospace!

    When you join the exciting Academy of Aero- space and Aviation Technology, you gain inno- vative problem-solving skills and a real-world application of math, science, and engineering. You will have the unique opportunity to build rockets, planes, and robots. Advanced 3D software will al- low you to create models and mock airfields. You will even be able to act as pilot while navigating a flight simulator or an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle!

    Whichever pathway you decide to focus, the pro- gram will challenge your desire to explore, design, and innovate as you look up, up, and away into your future.

    AEROSPACE ENGINEERING PATHWAY

    Future Career Positions

    • Aerospace Engineer
    • Aircraft Mechanic
    • General/Operations Manager
    • Systems Engineer
    • Electrical Engineer
    • Air-traffic Controller
    • Software Engineer
    • Aircraft Engineer
    • Pilot/Flight Engineer

    Related College Majors

    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Aeronautical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Computer Science
    • Aviation Management
    • Astronomy
    • Atmospheric & Earth Sciences
    • Physics