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Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace engineering

Aerospace engineers are involved in the design, test, development, and manufacture of commercial and military aircraft, spacecraft, missiles, and rockets.

Careers in Aerospace Engineering!

Career options include:

  • • Aerospace Engineer
  • • Teacher


Students study basic mathematical and scientific principles with an emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking. The curriculum includes a design component consistent with the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) accreditation standards. Credits earned with the AS degree at South Seattle College can be applied toward the first two years of a four-year bachelor’s degree in engineering.

Degree Information

Students wishing to transfer to a four-year university to major in Aeronautical or Aerospace Engineering should complete the Associate in Science Track 2 Degree. For Engineering students, it is crucial to work with an advisor to plan out your classes, as courses may be only offered once a year and each university has very unique prerequisite coursework.

Associate of Science - Track 2 Degree

Engineering Faculty

Learn more about our faculty and how to contact them on the faculty page.