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Old April 10th 12, 04:20 PM posted to rec.aviation.homebuilt
Wayne Paul
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Default Unmanned Vehicle University

Admissions wrote:
Unmanned Vehicle University is the first University in the World
dedicated to higher education in Unmanned Air, Ground and Sea Systems
All courses taught online over a 12 week quarter. The school offers MS
and PhD programs in Unmanned Systems Engineering. To learn the basics
of UAVs take the Executive Certificate Course in UAVs. Courses are
taught around the World. The Unmanned courses are also offered through
a Non Degree Program.
An unmanned system is not just a vehicle. It is composed of the
vehicle, communications, data links and control stations. Degree
programs at UVU take a systems engineering approach. Graduates will
enter the unmanned career field in the areas of R&D, vehicle design,
sensor development, vehicle communications and data links, sense and
avoid systems, human machine interfaces, autonomous control, vehicle
navigation, alternative power and operations.
SCHEDULE (All Courses 12 Week Quarters)
Executive Certificate in UAV Course: May 9 (8 weeks)
Quarter 1: June 11 - Sept 2, 2012
Quarter 2: Sept 3 - Nov 25, 2013
Quarter 3: Dec 3 - Mar 10, 2013
Quarter 4: Mar 11 - Jun 2, 2013
CALL 206-787-2807 with your credit card to register
Accreditation: UVU is preparing for accreditation with the Northwest
Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Faculty: UVU has the best subject matter experts in the World. Our
instructors have an average of 25 years of experience. Fields of
expertise include: robotics, unmanned vehicle design, sensors,
autonomy, human factors, flight test and communications. We also have
former military unmanned vehicle instructors including instructor
pilots from the Predator, Reaper and Global Hawk. After graduation,
UVU will use established connections to aid in job placement with
major UAS companies like Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.
Prices: Course prices are $400 per credit (The national average is
$400 to $1300 per credit). Executive Certificate Course is $999.
Also Available:
Three day short courses on or off site.
4 Hour Conference Courses
1 Hour Lunch Speeches
CALL 206-787-2807 with your credit card to register. Visit
for more information

I find it unusual that the website extension is .com instead of .edu. ???

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