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Aerospace Career Expo

What is the Aerospace Career Expo?

The Aerospace Career Expo (ACE) is a career fair designed specifically for companies in the Aerospace and Defense industries to draw qualified candidates from related fields, including Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Aviation Technology. Students in these fields are looking for internships, Co-Op opportunities, and full time positions. ACE is designed to feature both large and small companies specializing in a diverse range of sectors within the Aerospace industry. Pictures from prior ACEs can be seen below:

      AAESAC ACE S2020

Why should you recruit from Purdue AAE?

Purdue is a great place to recruit your company's future aerospace engineers. Our graduates have gone on to hold significant leadership roles, such as presidents of major aerospace entities, NASA Center Directors, Chief Engineers, Program Directors and Lead Engineers. The 2020 U.S. News & World Report ranked Purdue's undergraduate program in the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics fourth in the nation and the Gambaro Graduate Program of Aeronautics and Astronautics was ranked fifth-best in the nation.

Fall 2020 Aerospace Career Expo

Purdue University's Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering Student Advisory Council is proud to announce it will be hosting the Aerospace Career Expo. ACE will connect outstanding Purdue University engineering students interested in securing a position within the Aerospace field with the top companies from across the country. The fair is open to all engineering undergraduate and graduate students looking for internships, co-ops, and full time positions. Purdue is consistently a top-ranked engineering university, and the students attending the job fair can offer incomparable skills and talents. ACE is a great chance for employers to speak with these exceptional students.


Date: Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Location: Online at

Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Companies Attending:

Aerojet Rocketdyne

Analytical Graphics, Inc.

Ball Aerospace

Jacobs Space Exploration Group


Purdue MBA & MS Programs

Raytheon Technologies

Sierra Nevada Corporation


The Aerospace Corporation


Employer registration is still open for the Fall 2020 Aerospace Career Expo


Please contact Kaitlyn Ingalls at with any questions or concerns.