Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering: Unmanned Aerial Systems, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2021-2022. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 60

UAS Core Courses
Select 12 hours from the following:12
Engineering Acoustics
Advanced Fluid Dynamics I
Advanced Aero Propulsion and Power
Advanced Aerodynamics
Guidance and Control of Aerospace Vehicles
Unsteady Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics
Unmanned Aerial Systems Design and Analysis
Unmanned Aerial Systems Propulsion
Aircraft Certification and Test
Atmospheric Flight Control
Hours Subtotal12
MAE Electives 1
Select 9 hours minimum (Any MAE graduate-level course supporting UAS research will be allowed with permission of the student's faculty advisory committee): 19-15
Technical Electives
Select 9 hours (Any graduate-level course will be allowed with permission of the student's faculty advisory committee):9
Hours Subtotal18-24
Dissertation 1
MAE 6000Doctoral Dissertation 124-30
Hours Subtotal24-30
Total Hours60

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2021-2022 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.