Future Students

Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering – Astro – Fall 2014

Fall 2014

The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements. 

This sample plan of study is effective as of fall 2014

Fall 1st Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
MA 16500* Analytic Geometry & Calculus I   4
CHM 11500* General Chemistry MA 16500 (taken concurrently) 4
ENGL 10600* First-Year Composition   3
ENGR 13100** Transforming Ideas to Innovation I MA 16500 (taken concurrently) 2
CGT 16300 Graphical Communication & Spatial Analysis   2

 

Total 15

Spring 1st Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
MA 16600** Analytic Geometry & Calculus II MA 16500 4
PHYS 17200* Modern Mechanics MA 16500 (taken concurrently) 4
CS 15900** Programming Applications for Engineers ENGR 13100 3
ENGR 13200** Transforming Ideas to Innovation II ENGR 13100 2
COM 11400* Fundamentals of Speech Communication   3

 

Total 16

Fall 2nd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
AAE 20300 Aeromechanics I PHYS 17200, MA 26100 (taken concurrently) 3
AAE 25100 Introduction to Aerospace Design   3
MA 26100** Multivariate Calculus MA 16600 4
General Elective I     3
MA 26500**  Linear Algebra MA 16600, MA 26100 (taken concurrently) 3
AAE 20000 Undergraduate Seminar   0

 

Total 16

Spring 2nd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
AAE 20400 Aeromechanics II AAE 20300 3
AAE 20401 Aeromechanics II Lab AAE 20400 (taken concurrently) 1
PHYS 24100** Electricity and Optics PHYS 17200 3
MA 26600**  Ordinary Differential Equations MA 26100 3
ME 20000 Thermodynamics I   3
General Elective II     3

 

Total 16

Fall 3rd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
AAE 33300 Fluid Mechanics AAE 20300, AAE 20000, MA 30300 OR MA 30400 (taken concurrently), AAE 25100 (taken concurrently) 3
AAE 33301 Fluid Mechanics Lab AAE 33300 (taken concurrently) 1
AAE 35200 Structural Analysis I AAE 20400, AAE 20401, AAE 20000, AAE 25100 (taken concurrently) 3
MA 30400 Differential Equations and Analysis of Nonlinear Systems For Engineering and The Sciences   3
AAE 30100 Signals Analysis AAE 20000, MA 26500, MA 26600, AAE 25100 (taken concurrently) 3
AAE 30000 Undergraduate Seminar   0
General Elective III     3

 

Total 16

Spring 3rd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
AAE 33400 Aerodynamics AAE 33300, AAE 33301, ME 20000 3
AAE 33401 OR AAE 35201 Aerodynamics Lab/Structural Analysis Lab AAE 33400 OR AAE 35200 (taken concurrently) 1
AAE 34000 Dynamics and Vibrations AAE 20300, MA 30400 3
AAE 36400 Control Systems Analysis AAE 30100 3
General Elective IV     3
Technical Elective I     3

 

Total 16

Fall 4th Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
AAE 43900 Rocket Propulsion AAE 30000, ME 20000, AAE 33400 (taken concurrently) 3
AAE 36401 Materials Processing and Design I AAE 36400 1
Major/Minor Electives     6
General Elective V     3
Technical Elective II     3
AAE 39500 Undergraduate Seminar   0

 

Total 16

Spring 4th Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
AAE 44000 Spacecraft Attitude Dynamics AAE 34000 3
Major/Minor Electives     9
General Elective VI     3
AAE 45000 Spacecraft Design AAE 33400, AAE 34000, AAE 35200, AAE 36400, AAE 40000 (taken concurrently) 3

 

Total 18

*Satisfies a University Core Requirement
**Satisfies a Non-departmental Major Course Requirement
Student must earn a C- or better in all required courses.
130 semester credits required for Bachelor of Science degree. 
2.0 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.