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PhD in Engineering / Aerospace Engineering

Program Details

Mississippi State University offers the PhD in Engineering with a concentration in Aerospace Engineering. This degree prepares the student to enter the university setting as a faculty member and researcher, or for a rewarding career in industry or government. The major areas of study include fluid dynamics, structural mechanics, flight mechanics and controls, flight test engineering, and design optimization.


Applicant must have maintained a 3.0 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale on all courses taken at the master’s level. Three letters of recommendation. Statement of purpose. Official transcripts of prior college studies.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges