Feb 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog 
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog

Aviation Unmanned Aircraft Systems: GIS, CPC

Length: 23 credits

Program Contacts

Estimated Cost: $ 6,848

  • Resident Tuition: $ 3,048
  • Technology Fees: $ 299
  • General Student Fees: $ 437
  • Online Course Fee: $ 60 (if applicable)
  • Books / Course Materials: $ 600
  • Program Specific Fees: $ 1,905
  • Other Costs: $ 500 ( if applicable for computer + internet

Costs provided are estimates only. Learn more and view current tuition and fee information at https://www.lanecc.edu/costs-admission/tuition-fees-and-payments/credit-tuition

Resident tuition is based on all program requirements (general education, core, directed electives).

**General Student fees are paid once each term, depending on whether you are taking classes on Main Campus, at one of the outreach centers, or by distance learning. 

*** Any special info about program costs or expenses.

**** This is the total of all the differential fees attached to the courses in this program.

Program Learning Outcomes

This Aviation UAS GIS CPC provides a stackable certificate that demonstrates proficiency in Geospatial Software, Unmanned Aircraft mapping and mission operations in actual field conditions, and data-gathering processes and GIS product generation. 

Students who complete this program will be able to:

PLO 1 - Integrate unmanned flights into the NAS safely and effectively
PLO 2 - Safely and effectively plan and execute field missions in a variety of situations utilizing current unmanned aircraft systems
PLO 3 - Work safely and effectively within a crew/team environment utilizing current unmanned technology
PLO 4 - Successfully obtain and utilize Federal Aviation Administration waivers
PLO 5 - Apply the principles of photography, videography, and mission-specific specialized flight maneuvers in unmanned operations
PLO 6 - Utilize spatial data and GIS technology to make or inform appropriate decisions and create deliverable geospatial products
PLO 7 - Effectively apply and utilize Crew Resource Management (CRM) and Aeronautical Decision-Making (ADM) strategies to ensure safe and effective UAS operations and procedures
PLO 8 - Utilize effective and industry-standard documentation procedures for UAS flight operations and maintenance activities

Admission Information

There will be a separate program application submitted by the student to the Program Director, and approval is required to be enrolled in the Associates of Applied Science (A.A.S) in Aviation Unmanned Aircraft Systems. More information can be found here: https://www.lanecc.edu/programs-academics/academic-departments/aviation-academy

Program Requirements

Program Core Courses

Program Core courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass.