Program Educational Objectives

The objectives of the Aerospace Engineering program at SDSU are to produce Bachelor of Science graduates who:

  • will be able to use their comprehensive education in aerospace engineering, which provided an appropriate background in mathematics, science and engineering fundamentals and their application to the major sub-disciplines of aerodynamics, structures, flight mechanics, stability and control, propulsion and aerospace design in their future careers.
  • will be able to emphasize their analysis and problem solving skills and foster the following attributes: individual initiative, ability to work in teams, good communication skills and ethical professional behavior in their future careers in aerospace engineering or related fields.
  • will have an appreciation for lifelong learning in their careers which will lead some to the pursuit of graduate study and career paths in research and development.