Contact the Aerospace Engineering Sciences Department for specific degree requirements corresponding to a particular catalog year.

128 semester credit hours are required to complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester 14  Credits
APPM 1350 Calculus 1 for Engineers 4
Engineering Projects Course 3
CSCI 1320 Computer Science 1 4
HSS Elective* 3
Spring Semester 17 Credits
APPM 1360 Calculus 2 for Engineers 4
PHYS 1110 General Physics 1 4
ASEN 1022 Material Science for Aerospace Engineers 3
HSS Elective* 6

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester 17 Credits
APPM 2350 Calculus 3 for Engineers 4
ASEN 2001 Intro to Statics, Structures & Materials 4
ASEN 2002 Intro to Thermodynamics & Aerodynamics 4
ASEN 2012 Experimental & Computational Methods 2
Free Electives 3
Spring Semester 17 Credits
APPM 2360 Diff Eq w/ Linear Algebra 4
ASEN 2003 Intro to Dynamics & Systems 5
ASEN 2004 Vehicle Design & Performance 5
Upper-division HSS Elective* 3

Junior Year

Fall Semester 16 Credits
ASEN 3111 Aerodynamics 4
ASEN 3112 Structures 4
ASEN 3113 Thermo & Heat Transfer 4
PHYS 1120 General Physics 2 4
Spring Semester 15 Credits
ASEN 3128 Aircraft Dynamics 4
ASEN 3200 Orbit Mech/Att Dyn & Control 4
ASEN 3300 Electronics & Communications 4
Professional Area Electives 3

Senior Year

Fall Semester 16 Credits
ASEN 4013 Foundations of Propulsion 3
ASEN 4018 Senior Projects 1 4
Professional Area Electives  6
College-approved Writing Course*** 3
Spring Semester 16 Credits
ASEN 4028 Senior Projects 2 4
Professional Area Electives 6
Upper-division HSS Elective* 3
Free Elective 3

* When selecting humanities and social sciences (HSS) electives, students should consult the college’s degree requirements in this area.

** Programming is an implicit prerequisite for all ASEN 2000 level courses or greater. MATLAB is used extensively in the ASEN courses.

*** A list of college-approved writing courses can be found on the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Writing page.

All prerequisites must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.