Florida Institute of Technology

College of Science

Space Sciences

Address:

150 West University Boulevard

Melbourne, FL 32901

United States

Phone:

1-321-674-7132

Fax:

1-321-723-9468

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. Space Sciences, M.S. Space Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The space sciences graduate program stresses many subfields of space studies, such as stellar and extragalactic astrophysics, solar-terrestrial interrelation (space weather, solar energetic particles), cosmic ray physics, energetic radiation from thunderstorms and lightning on Earth and other planets, planetary science, human space exploration research and related instrumentation. Graduate study in space sciences at the master’s level prepares graduates for continued and specialized study toward the doctoral degree in space-related fields as well as a wide range of scientific and technical responsibilities in industry and government.

Accreditation:

Florida Institute of Technology is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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