Astronautical Engineering encompasses the dynamic and cutting-edge fields of advanced science and space technology. Space engineers design, build and operate rockets and missiles, space launchers, communications and direct broadcasting satellites, space navigational systems, remote sensing and reconnaissance satellites, space vehicles for human spaceflight, and planetary probes.
There is no better academic major than Astronautical Engineering in which to obtain the education and to acquire the skills needed for space engineers.
Astronautical Engineering @SC
Mapping NASA’s Space Missions
PhD student given the Outstanding Achievement Award from NASA’s Johnson Space Center for his work designing space flight trajectories
Department of Astronautical Engineering Reaches Major Milestone
Since its establishment in 2004, this unique space engineering department has awarded more than 500 Master of Science degrees.