• Course Delivery
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    30
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
    $1200.00
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit
    $1200.00

The aerospace engineering graduate program enhances knowledge of aerodynamics and propulsions, control, dynamics, stability and materials and structures. Coursework is interdisciplinary and provides a comprehensive approach to meet individual educational goals. Thesis and non-thesis options available. The thesis degree requires a minimum of 30 credit hours of coursework (at least 21 credit hours of coursework and at least 6 credit hours of research). The non-thesis degree requires a minimum of 30 credit hours of coursework, up to 6 hours of which can be from out-of-department courses.

DELIVERY FORMAT: Missouri S&T's unique approach to delivering distance education is designed for working professionals. Live class participation through streaming video maintains the student-to-faculty interaction and enhances the learner experience through the use of the latest technology. Classes are recorded and archived online for review and easy access. Canvas is the learning management system for the campus. 

Admissions & Requirements

To be accepted to this program, you must have:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in aerospace or mechanical engineering, or a related engineering or science field from an accredited university.
  2. Undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.0/4.0.
  3. GRE Score: Q ≥ 155, V+Q ≥ 302, AW > 3.5.
  4. International requirement: International students for whom English is not their native language must submit a TOEFL score of at least 88 (internet based, iBT), 570 (paper based, PBT), or 230 (computer based, CBT). Alternatively, the student may satisfactorily complete an English Language Institute program approved by the department.
  5. Statement of purpose (2-3 paragraphs explaining why you are applying to this program) and 3 letters of recommendation. You will be asked to upload or provide this information during the online application process.
  6. Applicants who have successfully completed an aerospace engineering graduate certificate program from Missouri S&T are eligible to apply for admission into the aerospace engineering master's program and need not satisfy the above requirements.
NOTE: Individuals residing in MA are not able to enroll in this program.

To apply to this program:

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Application Deadlines

Fall Semester
August 1
Spring Semester
January 1
Summer Session
May 20

Tuition & Fees

Missouri Resident Fee Rates
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $1200.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $3600.00
Missouri Non-Resident Fee Rates
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $1200.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $3600.00
Active Duty Military Fee Rates
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $734.94
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $2204.82
Tuition rates are subject to change.

What's it like to take a program online?

  • Earn a quality education online

    With more than 100 online programs to choose from across our four campuses, our online students have incredible access to career-advancing education. Our online courses are developed and taught by the same excellent faculty and instructors who teach the courses on campus. Whether you’re looking for an undergraduate education, graduate education, or a certificate program to further your career, one of our four campuses has an option to fit your needs.

  • Learning that fits your schedule

    Online learning provides students with the flexibility and freedom to attend classes whenever and wherever you are, in a way that is convenient for you. You can save time and money by being able to continue working and by avoiding relocation, travel and commuting costs. Courses must be completed in scheduled time frames, but in most cases, you can log in and complete course work whenever doing so best fits your schedule. Online education means learning on your terms – not the other way around.

  • Service you expect from a renowned University

    Our goal is to provide our online students with an excellent academic experience, without forcing you to make sacrifices in other areas of your life.

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