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  Degrees in Aerospace Engineering | Careers & Education
Aerospace engineering requires a strong interest in aircraft and spacecraft.
Aerospace engineers create new designs and also update and modify older designs of airplanes and shuttles.
Aerospace engineering is a diverse and very complicated profession that requires a great deal of interest in science and mathematics.
www.careersandeducation.com /online-degrees-subject/engineering-degrees-specializations/aerospace-engineering   (512 words)

  
  Aerospace engineering - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Aerospace engineering is the branch of engineering that concerns aircraft, spacecraft, and related topics.
Mathematics - as most subjects within aerospace engineering involve equations and mathematical manipulation and derivations, a solid and comprehensive study of mathematics is required to enable effective learning in the other modules.
Aerospace (or aeronautical) engineering can be studied at the bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. levels in aerospace engineering departments at many universities, and in mechanical engineering departments at others.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aerospace_engineering   (831 words)

  
 Aerospaceweb.org | Ask Us - Aerospace Engineering V
The median annual salaries for engineers in general tend to be in the $60,000 to $80,000 range, so aerospace engineers rank roughly in the middle of the pack.
For example, an aerospace engineer may design a shape for a wing to achieve aerodynamic efficiency, but a mechanical engineer would determine where the various structural components need to be in order to build that wing and connect it to the fuselage.
Aerospace engineering is a somewhat vague term that covers two major fields--aeronautical engineering and astronautical engineering.
www.aerospaceweb.org /question/careers/q0147.shtml   (1420 words)

  
 The Sloan Career Cornerstone Center
Aerospace engineers who work with aircraft are called aeronautical engineers, and those working specifically with spacecraft are astronautical engineers.
Aerospace engineers may be experts in aerodynamics, thermodynamics, celestial mechanics, propulsion, acoustics, or guidance and control systems.
Aerospace engineers typically are employed in the aerospace product and parts industry, although their skills are becoming increasingly valuable in other fields.
www.careercornerstone.org /aerospace/aerospace.htm   (246 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering : What Can I Do With A Major In...
Aerospace engineers are involved with all phases of research and development in aeronautics and astronautics.
Aerospace engineering has expanded to involve itself in the design and development of new earthbound vehicles such as high performance automobiles and high speed rail.
Aerospace engineering is intimately involved in the design, manufacture, control, and operation of these systems coupled with consideration of environmental, ethical, and social issues.
www.ncsu.edu /majors-careers/do_with_major_in/showmajor.php?id=43   (895 words)

  
 :: Aerospace Engineering - MAE at UVA ::
Identify and formulate engineering problems in and related to their discipline, and to solve them using modern engineering tools and techniques, through the inspection and analysis of data obtained from the design and execution of experiments, or from the application of theoretical or computational analysis.
Understand the nature of engineering knowledge and the social context of engineering; appreciate the impact of engineering solutions in a contemporary, global, societal and environmental context; exhibit professionalism, understand and adhere to professional ethics and standards.
Aerospace students take chemistry in the first year and fluid mechanics in the third and may take two semesters of propulsion in the fourth year.
www.mae.virginia.edu /academics/undergrad/aerospace.htm   (956 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering Degrees Online Based on Your Life Experience
If you have, some experience in the field of aerospace engineering related to any aerospace and ocean vehicle fields in areas of fluid dynamics, vehicle dynamics and control, propulsion, and structures, then you are entitled to earn yourself life experience degrees in aerospace engineering.
With a degree in aerospace engineering, you will be able to acquire engineering skills of structuring aerospace vehicles, and gain insight about fundamentals, including theoretical, experimental, and computational aspects of science and engineering.
The major of aerospace engineering is a unique blend of the study of aeronautical and space science, management, operations, economy, and security.
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 At-A-Glance: Aerospace Engineering
In 1980, the aerospace engineering program was integrated with mechanical engineering to form the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, with its long and distinguished history, dating back some eighty years and including traditions in both the private and public sectors.
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering's legacy is one of innnovation.
Aerospace engineers find themselves on the leading edge of technology, solving problems existing high in the clouds or in the vast reaches of space just as often they consider problems closer to home.
wings.buffalo.edu /provost/webservices/projects/mikedev/newcoursecatalog/rain/academicprograms/aseaag.shtml   (1151 words)

  
 Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering - Undergraduate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Engineering is the art of applying the knowledge of science for the benefit of humanity.
Aerospace Engineering is concerned with the analysis, design and development of a wide variety of aircraft and space vehicles and systems.
The mission of the aerospace engineer is to design and manufacture payload carrying vehicles to travel distances at the lowest cost in the shortest period of time.
www.miami.edu /umbulletin/und/eng/mech.htm   (2067 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering is all about flight - airplanes, spacecraft, hovercraft, helicopters, you name it.
If you major in Aerospace Engineering, you'll endure four seriously intense years, but you'll graduate with a solid understanding of the physical fundamentals underlying atmospheric and space flight and the ability to research, analyze, and design the flying machines of the future.
The aerospace industry is the second largest industry in the United States, and it is definitely one of the largest employers of engineers.
www.princetonreview.com /college/research/majors/majorBasics.asp?majorID=4   (194 words)

  
 engineering aerospace engineering jobs
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 Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Hans Mark, Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at The University of Texas at Austin, will receive the Doctor of Science Honoris Causa from the Royal Military College of Science in Shrivenham, England.
This degree is being awarded in recognition for Dr. Mark’s work as the Director of Defense Research and Engineering from 1998 – 2001, and for his work with weapons development in recent years.
He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
www.ae.utexas.edu /newsArchive/2004/markHonoraryDegree.html   (251 words)

  
 aerospace Aerospace Engineering Jobs
Aerospace refers to the broad field of air and space travel and the associated research.
Aerospace is a very diverse industry, which has an immediate impact on the lives of almost everyone.
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 ASGSB 2004 Abstracts - Bioastronautics in Aerospace Engineering Sciences   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bioastronautics expands upon the more established subject matter of aerospace engineering to give students an awareness of what it takes to sustain human health in the hostile, life-threatening environment of space.
From an engineering perspective, biophysical analysis of gravity-dependent transport processes; payload, spacecraft and countermeasure technology design; and systems level studies of advanced life support configurations, all offer challenging areas of study.
The engineering and science roles addressed are complementary; whether engineering designs that serve to enable research, or research needed to enable engineering designs.
www.asgsb.org /programs/2004/76.html   (311 words)

  
 Discover Engineering Online - About Engineers
Aerospace engineers design, analyze, model, simulate, and test aircraft, spacecraft, satellites, missiles, and rockets.
Aerospace engineers are typically specialists in fields with fancy names such as aerodynamics, propulsion, navigation, flight testing, and more.
Purdue University has a great introduction to aerospace careers and provides some text interviews with aerospace engineers (that are Purdue graduates).
www.discoverengineering.org /Engineers/aerospace_engineering.asp   (124 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering Master's degrees at Embry-Riddle in Daytona Beach   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Embry-Riddle's graduate engineering programs allow students to concentrate their studies in areas such as aero-acoustics, computational fluid dynamics, nondestructive testing, aerodynamics, design and optimization, propulsion, aerospace structures, and composite structures.
The Master of Aerospace Engineering consists of 12 hours of required courses and 21 hours of elective courses and is designed for those who plan to begin careers in industry upon graduation.
Both degree programs are planned to augment the individual student's engineering and science background with adequate depth in areas of aeroacoustics, nondestructive testing, aerodynamics, design and optimization, propulsion, aerospace structures, composite structures, computational fluid dynamics, or other areas of aerospace engineering.
www.erau.edu /db/degrees/ma-aerospaceeng.html   (1070 words)

  
 HigherEdSearch.com .::. directory for Aerospace Engineering   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Aerospace Engineering encompasses many areas of science and engineering.
The Department of Aerospace Engineering and Aviation (AEA) was formed in 1994 by consolidating the former Departments of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (AAE) and Aviation (AVI).
The Department of Aerospace Engineering provides an accredited undergraduate curriculum with the mission of preparing students to enter the workplace as entry-level aerospace engineers or to enter any aerospace engineering graduate program.
www.higheredsearch.com /cgi-bin/dtry.pl/Aerospace_Engineering   (151 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace engineers apply scientific principles and engineering concepts and practices to design, build, test, analyze, operate and maintain aircraft and spacecraft.
Auburn University's Department of Aerospace Engineering provides a balanced undergraduate education in aeronautics and astronautics leading to a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering degree. Students study math and science as well as aerospace fundamentals such as aerodynamics, the dynamics of flight, propulsion and structures, and have an option to study the design of aircraft or spacecraft. ;
Graduate programs lead to the Master of Science, Master of Aerospace Engineering, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Students may specialize in aerodynamics, astrodynamics, computational fluid dynamics, flight dynamics and control theory, propulsion, structures, or structural dynamics. Digital simulation is a major part of students' graduate studies.
www.eng.auburn.edu /aero   (158 words)

  
 Welcome to the USNA Aerospace Engineering Department
The Engineering Accreditation Commission of the ABET (www.abet.org), the United States’ accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and technology, accredits the Aerospace Engineering program.
aerospace laboratory facilities are some of the most advanced and extensive in the country.
Graduates from the aerospace engineering major are also fully prepared to undertake postgraduate education programs in engineering disciplines at the Naval Postgraduate School, Air Force Institute of Technology, and many other civilian universities.
usna.edu /AeroDept   (530 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering Program | University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
UC's Aerospace Engineering program will educate and train students in the contemporary aerospace engineering disciplines of analysis, experimentation, and design through traditional classroom instruction and professional practice embodied in the cooperative education experience.
Aerospace Engineering is the use of advanced science and technology in the design and development of flight vehicles and their propulsion systems.
As an aerospace engineer, you will develop new technologies in control, navigation, and propulsion that will lead to future milestones in the history of flight.
www.ase.uc.edu   (839 words)

  
 Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Engineering at the University of Sheffield is an innovative and technology driven subject, backed up by our long tradition of engineering excellence.
In official assessments of teaching quality by the Higher Education Funding Council for England, four of the five contributing departments to the Aerospace Engineering courses were rated as "excellent" and all five were in the top research rating band of 5*/5.
This means that a University of Sheffield degree in engineering is a prestigious qualification, highly valued by employers and society.
www.shef.ac.uk /aerospace   (170 words)

  
 Parks College of Engineering, Aviation, and Technology — Saint Louis University — Educating tomorrow’s technology ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
An aerospace engineering major at SLU provides a challenging technical education with a strong emphasis on understanding complex systems.
The Bachelors degree in Aerospace Engineering is ABET-accredited.
The Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering is ABET-accredited.
parks.slu.edu /departments/ame/index.php   (319 words)

  
 aerospace Top ten listing of aerospace engineering universities
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