Graduate Degree Programs

The MAE department offers an MS degree in Aerospace Systems Engineering (ASE). The thesis and non-thesis options require MAE 692, ISE 601, ISE 627 and MAE 684. The remaining courses are elective and can include courses in missile and aviation systems. A research based PhD degree in ASE is also available. If you are interested in these programs, please submit your name and contact information to the MAE Office at 256.824.6154 or


Recommendation Request

Students requesting a recommendation from a faculty member should fill out the Recommendation Request form and give it to the faculty member.

For more information, please contact the MAE Graduate Program Coordinator:

Dr. Qiuhai (Ken) Zuo