Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering program is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the fundamentals of aerospace engineering.  The curriculum requires students to take core courses in each of the three branches of Aerospace Engineering:  Fluid Mechanics, Solid Mechanics and Materials, and Dynamics and Controls, as well as a course in mathematics.  Students can choose to specialize by taking additional courses in one or more of these areas: Aerodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Combustion/propulsion, Structural Mechanics, Solid Mechanics and Materials, Dynamical Systems, Aerospace Control, Orbital Mechanics, and Spacecraft.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college in the United States or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 GPA for the last two years of undergraduate study
  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE scores
  • Letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission