Drones Are Coming to New York City as Part of a Three-Day Career Seminar!

Attendees can earn 4 credits towards a UVU undergraduate or graduate degree program as well as a free DJI drone

PHOENIX---Anyone interested in learning everything they need to know to start a career as an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) pilot should make a point to attend a special three-day seminar on "The Fundamentals of UAVs" being hosted by Unmanned Vehicle University (www.uxuuniversity.com) from March 19 through March 21 in New York City at the The Regus Business Center located at 340 Madison Avenue (19th Floor). Unmanned Vehicle University, based in Phoenix, Arizona, is the only university in the world that is licensed to offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Unmanned Systems Engineering.


The first-of-its-kind seminar is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive introduction unmanned aerial vehicles and the many high paying career opportunities this rapidly growing field is likely to create over the next ten years. "Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), also known as drones, have already revolutionized the way our military conducts field operations," Unmanned Vehicle University Provost John Minor said today.

"Now, they're revolutionizing the way that Americans live and work every day," Minor asserted. "The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is working hard to establish the guidelines under which drones can be used in commercial applications as diverse as agriculture, construction, real estate, security, news gathering, and media production, but the one thing they have already made very clear is that properly certified training and education is mandatory. With the imminent commercialization of unmanned aerial vehicles now at hand, we will be hosting on a series of three-day seminars around the country to show how individuals can get in on the ground floor of this exciting new industry."

For $1,999, participants will receive a comprehensive introduction to one of the fastest growing career opportunities in the world. According to Minor, UAVs are predicted to create 70,000 high paying careers over the next several years at salaries that range from $90,000 to more than $200,000. "Our three-day seminar is optimal for people looking to increase their UAV employment opportunities, start their own UAV business, or begin a career as a UAV Pilot," Minor said. "Plus, the seminar counts as four credits towards a university undergraduate or graduate degree program."

In addition, participants will receive free DJI drone upon completion of the three-day seminar. For more information on registration, visit http://www.uxvuniversity.com/. Any active duty member of the United States Armed Forces will automatically receive a $100 discount off the $1,999 seminar fee. Please call 602-759-7372 or email jroetzer@uxvuniverstiy.com to claim your coupon code for online ordering.

About Unmanned Vehicle University
Unmanned Vehicle University (UVU) is the first University in the world licensed to grant Doctorate and Masters Degrees in Unmanned (Air, Ground, Sea, and Space) Systems Engineering and a Certificate in UAS Project Management as a totally online curriculum. The University's primary focus-area is on Unmanned Air, Ground, Sea, and Space Systems education and training. Most of the university's faculty have PhD degrees in engineering and combined experience of over 500 years. The university's UAV instructor pilots have combined experience of over 60,000 hours in Predator, Reaper, Global Hawk, Hermes, Heron, Aerostar and many small UAVs. UVU is located in the heart of downtown Phoenix at 1 East Washington Street, Suite 500, Phoenix, Arizona 85004. For more information about courses and degree programs, call (602) 759-7372, email admissions@uxvuniversity.com, or visit www.uxvuniversity.com.

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