Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering

USC Viterbi School of Engineering

The Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering is designed to give students exposure to at least two different areas of Aerospace Engineering through concentration and breadth requirements, while at the same time allowing students to pursue their interests through flexibility in the selection of technical electives.

Career Options

A variety of career opportunities exist, but primarily in the areas of: Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Aircraft Design, Manufacturing, Warehouse Distribution Facilities, Dynamics & Control, Transportation Systems, Consulting Firms, Biomedical Design, and Robotics.

Optional Program Specializations:

  • Aerodynamics/Fluid Dynamics Specialization
  • Aerospace Control
  • Aerospace Design
  • Aerospace Structures
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics Electives
  • Propulsion

See more detail about course and specialization requirements.

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