Associate in Science Degree Flight Attendant
PROGRAM CODE: 1S03814
The Flight Attendant Program provides students with a career path for attaining the communication skills, practical knowledge, and technical training necessary for pursuing a career as a flight attendant. Students completing this degree will develop an advanced understanding of the airline industry and the customer safety, security, and service requirements necessary to work as a flight attendant for a major airline.
To earn an Associate Degree students must complete:
- all major course requirements with a grade of C or better
- Cypress College Native General Education requirements; California State University General Education Breadth requirements (CSU GE Breadth) or IGETC General Education requirements
- the cultural diversity and reading requirements
- any elective courses to complete a minimum of 60 units, and
- have a minimum GPA of 2.0.
- At least 50% of all major course work must be completed at Cypress College.
Courses that fulfill major requirements for an Associate Degree at Cypress College might not be the same as those required for completing the major at a transfer institution offering a Baccalaureate Degree. For information on specific university requirements, please consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center.
|Required Courses listed in suggested sequence (27 units):|
|ATC 101 C||Introduction to Travel Careers||3|
|ATC 102 C||Career Communication/Portfolio||3|
|ATC 174 C||Destinations: Americas/Europe||3|
|ATC 175 C||Destinations: Africa/Pacific||3|
|ATC 182 C||Cultural Tourism||3|
|ATC 183 C||Customer Care: Airline/Travel||3|
|ATC 256 C||Crew Resource Management||3|
|ATC 270 C||Airline Operations||3|
|ATC 274 C||Passenger Services and Safety||3|
|Electives: To complete all major requirements, students must complete 8 elective units from the list below for a total of 35 units:||8|
|Introduction to Aviation||3|
|Flight Simulator Private Pilot||1|
|Self-Defense (formerly PE 170 C)||0.5-1|
|FIrst Aid, CPR and Emergencies (formerly PE 235 C)||3|