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SPACE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Undergraduate Certificate Program

Sven Bilen
213N Hammond Bldg
University Park
Phone: 814-863-1526
E-mail: sgb100@psu.edu

University Park

SPACE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING (SPSYS)

This certificate program is designed to prepare students for careers in the space industry and for work on space systems. To achieve this, a minimum program of three space systems engineering related courses, a space systems engineering seminar, and project work is to be completed. For entrance into the Certificate program, students must be at least 5th semester standing.The cumulative GPA considered for admission will be consistent with, or equivalent to, the GPA minimum of 2.0 for maintaining good academic standing.Students must earn a C grade or better in each of the courses to continue with the Certificate.

To earn an undergraduate certificate in SPACE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, a minimum of 12 credits is required.

PRESCRIBED COURSES

EE 474
EE 472 OR AERSP 492 OR EE 474 OR STS 497
OR AERSP 401A OR AERSP 401B OR AERSP 430
OR AERSP 450 OR AERSP 497 OR AERSP 597 
OR AERSP 550 OR AERSP 597
EE 477 OR METEO 477 OR EE 439 OR EE 471
OR AERSP 409 OR NUCE 490 OR EE 534
OR EE 576 OR EE 579 OR EE 571
OR NUCE 540 OR AERSP 540 OR EE 541
OR NUCE 541 OR EE 580 OR EE 581
OR AERSP 55 OR STS 55 OR AERSP 309
OR EDSGN 597 OR GEOSC 21 OR GEOSC 474

Students must complete an application. A project report must be submittedadhering to SPSYS Certificate formatting and systems content guidelines.Note:

Prerequisites Required.

Effective Date: Spring Semester 2006

Expiration Date:

Last Revised by the Department: 11/11/2011

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