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What will I learn?

Our research, particularly in the areas of nanomaterials, energy systems, and fuels and combustion — as led by the von Ohain Fuels and Combustion Center — is enhanced by our relationship with the Air Force Research Laboratories. You'll have the remarkable opportunity to conduct research with this world leader in the development of aircraft and aerospace materials. Our goal is to help you turn your ideas and interests into real-life research.

You choose, part- or full-time schedule; our program offers convenient day and evening classes to accommodate.

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Aerospace Engineering

A minimum of 60 semester hours:

30 hours of course work beyond the M.S. and 30 hours of research leading to a dissertation.

Which department am I in?

School of Engineering

Study options

Full Time (60 semester hours)

Tuition fees
USD $1,040 per credit hour
Start date

Expected January, May, August 2023

Venue

School of Engineering

Kettering Laboratories 565 ,

300 College Park,

DAYTON,

Ohio,

45469, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

An international student seeking admission to any graduate program must have completed a minimum of 16 years of education, including the earned equivalent of a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.

For international students

Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from an accredited program in engineering, physics, chemistry, applied mathematics or other appropriate program of study. Applicants with a different undergraduate degree may be required to complete prerequisites. Applicants should have at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Some programs require higher GPAs for admission. In some cases, applicants with a GPA below 3.0 may be admitted on a conditional basis.

TOEFL - A minimum score of 80 on the Internet-based (IB) test or 550 on the paper-based test is required for full admission, IELTS - A minimum band score of 6.5 is required for full admission, PTE - A minimum score of 60 is required for full admission

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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