The certificate recognizes student accomplishments at the graduate level by successfully completing a specialized program of study in Astrodynamics and Satellite Navigation (ASN). It is essentially a specialization of the Aerospace Engineering Sciences Master of Science (MS) degree in the ASN focus area with additional requirements for breadth and depth in the ASN area. Completion of the certificate will make students more desirable to future employers who are looking for astrodynamics and satellite navigation specialists.

The certificate requires completion of 6 courses—four core courses and two electives.

Required Courses


Admission Requirements

Requirements for a Graduate Certificate in Astrodynamics and Satellite Navigation Systems:

  • Approval of your ASN course selections.
  • Completion, with a grade of B or better, of all required courses.

Upon completion of your courses, complete the certificate request form and submit it to the Graduate Advisor,

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Contact Information

University of Colorado Boulder
Aerospace Engineering Sciences
Engineering Center
Office Tower 632 (ECOT 632)
429 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309-0429
Phone: 303-492-6416
Fax: 303-492-7881

Aerospace Engineering website