B.Sc. On Campus

Aerospace Engineering

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

48 months
53100 USD/year
53100 USD/year
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The Aerospace Engineering program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute is for the student who wants to build an exciting career around machines that fly and wants to get started doing that now. Whether it’s aircraft or spacecraft that captivates you, we understand your fascination and will give you the technical tools and knowledge to make a difference in the aerospace field.


Key Features

While earning your BS in the Aerospace Engineering program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, you’ll gain a comprehensive approach to the field by studying engineering, mathematics, basic sciences, humanities, and social sciences under the close guidance of our dedicated and enthusiastic faculty. Our collaborative approach means you’ll be working with engineers and scientists from other disciplines and with students from high school through the PhD level who are as interested in aerospace engineering as you are. When you leave here, you won't just know what to do, you'll have years of hands-on experience most students won't get until graduate school.

If you’re serious about an Aerospace Engineering career, you can apply for the BS/MS option during your junior year which allows you to earn a bachelor’s and master’s degree in five years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Compressible Fluid Dynamics
  • Aerodynamics
  • Fundamentals of Composite Materials
  • Aerospace Structures
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Aircraft Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete your application through the Common Application
  • School transcript
  • School counselor letter of recommendation
  • Teacher letter of recommendation (math or science teacher preferred)
  • Submit Test Scores (optional)
  • Personal interviews in support of your application are available on-campus and in a limited number of cities around the world
  • In addition to the regular application process, international (non-immigrant) students must meet certain standards, including proof of English proficiency and financial documentation, to join WPI

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53100 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    53100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53100 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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