About the Program
Preparing Students for Leadership Roles
Recognizing that the US aerospace industry is a world leader—and one of the largest contributors to our economy—the Aerospace Engineering program at WPI strives to broaden students' educational scope and prepare them for a wide range of career opportunities.
For coursework and projects, student can take full advantage of experimental facilities that include wind tunnels, vacuum chambers, and controls instrumentation. Modern computational laboratories are also available.
Graduates may go onto rewarding careers as aerospace (or related) engineering professionals in industry or government, or they may pursue advanced degrees. Their technological, communication, and teamwork capabilities will enable them to step into leadership roles in business and society.