Drone Operations and Applications Certificate Students
College of Technology

Undergraduate Certificate in Drone Operations and Applications

Watch Your Career as a Drone Pilot Take Flight

Wilmington University’s Drone Operations and Applications Certificate will provide you with the skills and knowledge to succeed in the ever-growing drone industry. This certificate program will give you not only the knowledge needed to become a legally registered drone pilot, but also the experience and education needed to obtain a job in a wide variety of sectors.


Comprehensive Drone Operation Curriculum

You will learn how to fly a drone as well as applicable FAA rules and regulations, how to read sectional charts and the knowledge required to pass the Part 107 test.

Hands-On Learning Environment

Through hands-on activities, you will learn how to build a fully functional and working drone. If something malfunctions or needs repairs, you will have the knowledge and skills to analyze and fix the problem.

New Career Opportunities in the Drone Industry

With the expansion of the drone industry, there are many job opportunities in a wide variety of areas, including public safety, agriculture, construction, real estate, and video/photography. Get ready for a new and exciting career.


Earn a certificate AND get credit for a degree at the same time. WilmU® Dual–Credit Certificates work double time–like you! Customize your education and add value to your degree–without adding extra time or cost.

Why a WilmU Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many WilmU certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Careers Related to the Certificate in Drone Operations and Applications

  • Drone Pilots
  • Insurance Inspectors
  • Construction Managers
  • Filmmakers

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