Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering / Aerospace Engineering
Mississippi State University

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.


  • 3.0 GPA
  • A master’s degree
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts of prior college studies

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges