This certificate will provide you with interdisciplinary skills in the field of space weather of both fundamental processes in science and practical applications to space-based and ground-based technology.


  • ASEN 5335: Aerospace Environment
  • Two courses from the Tier 1 Electives List
  • One additional 3-credit course from the Tier 2 Electives list
  • At least one course must be outside the student’s home department
  • See the Graduate Handbook for a complete list of requirements.


Awarding a Completed Certificate

  • Completed your certificate? Congratulations! Please fill out the Certificate Award Request Form.
    • This form is for both degree-seeking and non-degree seeking students.
    • A grade of B or higher is required in all courses to earn a certificate.
    • If you are also pursuing other graduate certificates, you cannot use the same courses to count for both certificates.

Informational resources


Aerospace Engineering Sciences Graduate Program Advisor Maureen Craig.