Minor in Aerospace Engineering

MAE Students

General Requirements

The minor in Aerospace Engineering requires the following:

  • at least 22 credit hours of course work
  • a minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all courses

The student will be responsible for any preprequisites to required courses.  Only 6 hours of transfer work may be applied to the minor.

Required courses

Minor Courses are as follows:

  • MAE 3401 - Modeling and Simulation of of Dynamic Systems
  • MAE 4135 - Aerodynamics
  • MAE 4410 - Fundamentals of Astrodynamics
  • MAE 4421 - Automatic Control of Aerospace and Mechanical Systems
  • MAE 4510 - Engineering Design I
  • MAE 4511 - Engineering Design II

Select two classes from the following list:

  • MAE 4000 - Mechanical Engineering Seminar (Three semesters)
  • MAE 4130 - Intermediate Fluid Mechanics
  • MAE 4316 - Propulsion
  • MAE 4402 - Intermediate Dynamics
  • MAE 4415 - Flight Dynamics
  • MAE 4425 - Space Environment
  • MAE 4460 - GPS Principles and Applications
  • MAE 5125 - Advanced Dynamics
  • MAE 5130 - Incompressible Flow
  • MAE 5131 - Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • MAE 5391 - Rocket Propulsion
  • MAE 5419 - Trajectory Optimization
  • MAE 5424 - Spacecraft Attitude Dynamics and Control
  • MAE 9110 - Radiation
  • MAE 9510 - Hypersonics

For further information contact the Student Success Center:

  Students with last name:

     A-K     Claire Ami  719-255-3637       cami@uccs.edu

     L-Z     Katie Horner  719-255-2659     khorner@uccs.edu

For additional information, please contact the MAE Department.