Unmanned Aircraft Systems
The sky is the limit
Butler Community College Teams up with Kansas State Polytechnic in UAS
You can now learn how to operate an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) without leaving home. Beginning Fall 2018, Butler will offer an associate degree in UAS. Kansas State Polytechnic will teach courses in aviation, UAS and small unmanned aircraft maintenance as a part of Butler’s offerings at Rose Hill High School and at Cook Airfield west of Rose Hill.
Estimated tuition for Unmanned Aircraft Systems = $10,020**
**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.
CAREERS IN THIS FIELD
The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.