Master of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering
Iowa State University

Program Details

The online Master of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering program is based on research and education, preparing students for advanced careers or to continue their educations beyond the master’s degree.  The flexible curriculum allows each student to choose courses that create a degree that best fits that individual’s education and career goals.  Students meet the graduation requirements through both research and course work in nondestructive evaluation; complex systems; computational and experimental aerodynamics; astrodynamics; guidance, navigation, and control; aircraft icing; composite structures; and micro/nano mechanics of materials.


  • A 3.0 grade point average from an ABET accredited undergraduate engineering program
  • Two years of engineering experience or current full-time employment as an engineer
  • Calculus, engineering statistics, and engineering economy
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • GRE scores are required only if your undergraduate GPA is below 3.0 or if you have less than two years of full-time employment

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission