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SWIC students can earn SIU aviation degree

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

Students at Southwestern Illinois College who have an associate degree in an aviation-related field can now earn a bachelor's degree from Southern Illinois University Carbondale in aviation management.

Students will be able to take SIU Carbondale's aviation management courses at SWIC through off-campus classes, possibly as early as this summer.

Tenured and adjunct SIU Carbondale faculty will teach the courses on weekends, and students could potentially complete a Bachelor of Science degree in aviation management in as few as 16 months.

The program is also offered at four other off-campus sites in California and and North Carolina.

For more information about the off-campus aviation program, contact assistant professor Samuel Pavel at (618) 453-7269 or spavel@aviation.siu.edu

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