Secure a high-paying job in a growing industry today
Economic impact from the UAV industry
of a drone pilot
Start your journey into a growing industry
KEY INDUSTRY DRIVERS
Lack of skilled pilots
Rapid growth in demand for commercial UAV operators
Rapid growth in UAV technology
The drone/UAV industry is experiencing massive demand for skilled pilots across North America. Arm yourself with the skills applicable to various fields: GIS, agriculture, environmental research, drone delivery, digital media production, and more!. The skies are the limit in this fast-growing and exciting industry. The first step to becoming a Drone Pilot is to obtain your FAA Part 107. ASU has partnered with Draganfly Academy to bring you an industry-leading course led by industry professionals that provides you with the foundations for a rewarding career.
Who is this course designed for?
Whether you are studying for art, science, business, engineering, STEM program, or ASU alumni, this course is for everyone. No experience or prerequisites are required to enroll. This program will enable you to add a new and in-demand skill to your degree.
How does this course work?
Over eight weeks, students will start with an orientation and introduction to UAVs. Progressing towards advanced topics, such as regulations, airspace operations, navigation, and much more. Upon completion, you will have the knowledge and resources to complete your FAA Part 107 commercial drone pilot exam.
About the course
Instructor-led, semi-self paced online learning platform. Ideal for the adult learner.
Every student receives their own drone as a part of the course.
LED BY PROFESSIONALS
This course was designed based
on 24+ years of UAV industry experienced professionals.
Mr. Gooden is an excellent instructor. He provided multiple sources of studying and reference material to prepare for the 107 drone test! ASU resources and facilities that aided in the canvas site were invaluable to my learning experience! The entire process was easy to navigate and understand. I extremely recommend this course for anyone looking to obtain their drone license!