Purdue University

College of Engineering

Aeronautics and Astronautics - Master


Yue-Kong Pao Hall of Visual & Performing Arts

Krannert Center, Suite 104; 425 W. State Street

West Lafayette, IN 47907

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Aeronautics and Astronautics - Master

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Instruction is provided in many areas, including subsonic, supersonic and hypersonic aerodynamics; computational and experimental aerodynamics; V/STOL, noise, and turbulence; flight and orbit mechanics, systems analysis, guidance and control, optimization, and control of flexible aerospace vehicles; rocket propulsion, propellant combustion, and combustion instability in ramjets and rockets; and elasticity, fracture mechanics, waves, finite elements, material properties, fatigue, aeroelasticity, composite materials, structural dynamics, and experimental mechanics.


Purdue University is an accredited member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

International Student Requirements:

Official Transcripts (original language and English translation), recommendation letters, statement of purpose, GRE (general test) and TOEFL scores, AAE additional form (on AAE Web page).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 472 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 10564 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 28732 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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