Graduate Certificate in
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 Systems 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 Systems at the Worldwide & Online Campus
The Space Systems 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 12 graduate-level credits, which can go towards a master’s degree at Embry-Riddle. This program leads students towards an masters's program in Aeronautics by taking 18 additional graduate credits.
The Space Systems Certificate is designed for students who are pursuing education related to aerospace to gain an understanding of current issues of commerce, defense and exploration, the different launch and recovery operations, space habitation and support systems and earth observation through the use of remote sensing. The certificate would be of great use for space operators, NASA employees, directors, business managers, project engineers, industry planners, manufacturers, policy and law advisers, consultants, and others involved in managing day-to-day processes within the space industry.
Note: Certificate programs are not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Certificate of Completion
|ASCI 601||Applications in Space: Commerce, Defense, and Exploration||3|
|ASCI 512||Space Mission and Launch Operations||3|
|ASCI 513||Space Habitation and Life Support Systems||3|
|ASCI 511||Earth Observation and Remote Sensing||3|
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