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Bachelor of Science in
Aerospace Engineering

With leading-edge resources and experienced faculty, this program provides the skills to meet challenges related to the design and operation of aircraft and spacecraft.

The Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering (BSAE) program at Embry-Riddle equips students with skills to solve even the most complex challenges in design, propulsion, and systems for aircraft and/or spacecraft. For more than 17 years, the Aerospace Engineering undergraduate program at Embry-Riddle has held the top ranking in the nation among schools whose highest degree is a master’s, according to U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges Guide.

The prestige of this program doesn’t end there. Students benefit from the most modern, state-of-the-art resources available today — the same tools in use by aerospace engineering professionals around the globe. No other Aerospace Engineering program in the United States attracts more students.

Students gain hands-on experience from the start, with opportunities to participate in various projects and competitions. The program offers the chance to learn real-world, on-the-job engineering principles practiced by global companies and government agencies, enabling students to build a professional network within their first year.

Aerospace Engineering students attend classes in dynamic, engineering-related labs and facilities. Students frequently work with one-on-one with faculty on research projects and activities.

Embry-Riddle’s Aerospace Engineering graduates enjoy an extremely high job placement rate after graduation (93% of graduates are employed or have chosen to go on to higher education within a year of graduating).

Students credit Embry-Riddle with excellent preparation for real-world job demands.

The Aerospace Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,