Aerospace Engineering

The NC State Aerospace Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Below you will find the Program Educational Objectives (PEOs), student learning outcomes, and recent enrollment and graduation information.

PEOs

Within a few years after graduation, alumni of the Aerospace Engineering program will:

1. Contribute to solving the engineering challenges that face our society.

2. Lead successful and productive careers in the engineering fields, and/or pursue further study in engineering or other fields such as medicine, business, and law.

Learning Outcomes

A. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.

B. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.

C. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.

D. An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.

E. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. 

F. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.

G. An ability to communicate effectively.

H. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.

I. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning.

J. A knowledge of contemporary issues.

K. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.

Undergraduate Enrollment and Degrees Awarded

Fall 2015 Undergraduate Enrollment 302
2014 – 2015 Undergraduate Degrees Awarded 49