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Graduate Certificate in
Space Operations

This 12-credit program provides working professionals the knowledge and skills needed to capitalize on the rapid growth in space systems, operations and applications.

From commercial space launches to the global support for the International Space Station, the growth in space applications is unprecedented. 

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Space Operations graduate certificate prepares working professionals to understand the variety of applications in space, including manned and unmanned missions. 

This graduate-level program provides aerospace professionals with the knowledge and skills they need to capitalize on the rapid growth in space systems, operations, and applications.


About Space Operations at the Worldwide & Online Campus

The Space Operations graduate certificate is an online 12-credit program. This specialized curriculum addresses space as applied to the current global space industry.

The program offers a broad understanding of the different aspects of the global space industry, including Applications in Space (Commerce, Defense, Exploration), Space Mission and Launch Operations, Space Habitation and Life Support Systems, Remote Sensing and Satellite Operations. 

In addition to the certificate, students earn 9 graduate-level credits, which can go towards a Master of Science in Aeronautics, a Master of Science in Aviation and Aerospace Sustainability, or a Master of Science in Unmanned Systems.


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