Space Studies

The Space Studies minor provides the student with a broad background in space flight operations, space technology, and space history covering past, present, and future programs. While focused on space exploration, the Space Studies courses also furnish insight into the major space projects that includes policy, planning, and outcomes. Students may earn a minor in Space Studies by completing 15 credits from the following list.

Select four of the following:12
Introduction to Space Flight
Planetary and Space Exploration
Space Transportation System
Space Station Systems and Operations
Life Support Systems
Satellite and Spacecraft Systems
Russian Space Operations and Technology
Introduction to Space Navigation
Special Topics in Space Studies
In addition, all students must complete:
SP 425Selected Topics in Space and Aerospace3
Total Credits15