Aerospace Engineering at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
Ever wonder how a rocket works or how an aircraft stays afloat? What is actually needed to launch a person or satellite into space? Our Aerospace Engineering program offers students the chance to understand the physics and dynamics of air and spacecraft using basic orbital mechanics. Students will participate in hands-on design challenges, ultimately building and launching their own glider or rocket.
Learn the fundamentals of flight mechanics, aerodynamics, propulsion systems and aircraft design
Understand the key differences between aeronautical and astronautical engineering and use basic orbital mechanics using industry-standard software
Engage with professionals in the field about the latest advancements in aerospace engineering and flight technology
Course designed for students with previous engineering experience