Build a future working with aircraft, spacecraft, rockets, unpiloted aerial and space robotic platforms, and more.
In this program, you'll have opportunities for advanced education and creative research. These are essential skills for careers in teaching, research, or design. Through your study, you'll also find opportunities to contribute to the body of knowledge in the field.
When you graduate, you'll be ready to design and analyze the systems used in aerospace, aeronautics, and astronautics.
ODU's Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering has close ties with:
- NASA Langley Research Center
- Air Force Research Laboratory
- Naval Research Laboratory
- Other government agencies and local industry
You can choose to complete a Master of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering or a Master of Science in Engineering, Aerospace Engineering. The Master of Engineering program is completed by passing a comprehensive exam. The Master of Science program requires a written thesis and thesis defense.