College of Aeronautics and Engineering

About This Program

Aerospace engineers are at the forefront of exciting advances in rockets, advanced air-mobility, drone development and logistics and advanced aircraft. Our program prepares students to contribute to these exciting developments through theoretical and practical courses; internships; group projects; and a multiple major, two-semester capstone experience. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Aerospace engineers

  • 2.8% slower than the average
  • 66,400 number of jobs
  • $118,610 potential earnings

Mechanical engineers

  • 3.9% about as fast as the average
  • 316,300 number of jobs
  • $90,160 potential earnings

Architectural and engineering managers

  • 2.6% slower than the average
  • 198,100 number of jobs
  • $149,530 potential earnings


The Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,, under the General Criteria and the Program Criteria for Aerospace Engineering and Similarly Named Programs.

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.