Bachelor of Science in Space Studies / Space Policy
American Public University System

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Space Studies degree program contains a unique blend of the study of space science, management, operations, economy, and national security. Students are given additional flexibility to focus on specialized topics regarding space station, satellite, and spacecraft operations, as well as astronomy and space exploration.

The Space policy concentration is designed to cultivate leaders in the space industry – both in NASA as well as the commercial space operations industry. This concentration is ideal if you have an administrative / business interest. Coursework considers space diplomacy, with extensive emphasis on space operations and organizations.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission