Since 1941, Auburn University has been actively involved in aviation education and is considered a leader in aviation research. The Harbert College of Business offers two aviation-related degree programs: Aviation Management and Professional Flight Management. These programs are all accredited by the national and international Aviation Accreditation Board International. Included in the Auburn Aviation Center is the FAA approved Part 141 and Part 61 Flight School that offers pilot training from Private Pilot through Flight Instructor. The institution also offers engineering undergraduate and graduate degrees in the following areas: aerospace, computer science and software, electrical and computer, industrial and systems and mechanical. These programs are all accredited by the national Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. Auburn is currently an affiliate academic partner of the FAA Center of Excellence for UAS Research.