Department of

Aerospace Engineering


Department of Aerospace Engineering

Flyin' Lions, two students floating in in a NASA zero gravity flightSince its establishment in 1943, graduates and faculty members of the Penn State Department of Aerospace Engineering have contributed to numerous programs of national importance. Through the collective efforts of its faculty, staff and students, the department is consistently recognized as one of the top twelve aerospace engineering departments in the nation, and it is the only aerospace engineering department in Pennsylvania. One in 25 holders of a B.S. degree in aerospace engineering in the U.S. earned it from Penn State.

Exterior of Hammond Building on the Penn State campus

Hammond Building, Penn State University