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

Program Details

Become a leader in the space industry with a bachelor’s degree in Space Studies focusing on Space Policy. Students examine space diplomacy and learn about various space organizations.

A degree in Space Policy prepares students for administrative roles for NASA as well as commercial space operations. Classes emphasize the political and commercial significance of major space missions and projects. Graduates will have an understanding of space laws related to remote sensing, communications, navigation, launch services, satellite exports, and arms control.

Course topics specific to this concentration include:

  • National space organization
  • Human space flight
  • Space policy
  • Space station systems and operations
  • Space wargaming

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.