Aviation & Emergency Management


aviation & emergency mananagement DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW

The Department of Aviation and Emergency Management at Elizabeth City State University educates, trains, and offers degrees in three of the most dynamic programs: Aviation Science, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), and Emergency Management. Aviation and Emergency Management students have a range of program options from which to choose. The department has developed comprehensive programs that encompass applied research experience, a combination of systems and operational knowledge skills, as well as hands-on field experience with industry grade equipment. 

With an experienced and dedicated faculty, we build upon 30+ years of aviation expertise to help our students choose the career that best fits their needs.

Aviation & Emergency Management

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How to Apply

Closely review the minimum academic requirements for your program to make sure you qualify for admission.

If you’re ready to apply, submit your application online before these dates.

  • Fall semester (Starting in August): June 30
  • Spring semester (Starting in January): December 1
  • Summer Semester (Starting in June): May 10

Have official copies of all high school and college transcripts sent to the Office of Admissions via mail or an electronic transcript service. Submit all standardized test scores, as well.

We’ll send you an email with a verification link to set up your Viking Admissions Portal account. You’ll use this portal to pay your application fee, check on your application status, and, if admitted, to confirm your enrollment at ECSU.


Department Chair

Kevin Kupietz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
219 STEM Complex
Campus Box 231

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