Prepare for a career in space with a broad-based approach that links engineering, science and policy.
UND has the first space studies program of its kind in the world! Our master's in Space Studies is designed for those seeking to enter the space field or are an aerospace professional who wishes to expand your knowledge.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- Est. time to complete:
- 2-4 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a space studies degree?
UND's Space Studies Degree
UND is strategically focusing research on unmanned autonomous systems, big data, and building on our expertise in space research.
Unlike similar programs, UND students gain a broad-based understanding of the links between engineering, space science and policy.
Gain access to advanced research. Get real-world learning experiences in the UND Human Spaceflight Laboratory, the Spacecraft Simulator facility and the Space Studies Observatory.
Our graduates perform payload integration for Falcon rockets and work on the development of the Space Launch System. They also work in Mission Control and are researchers at several NASA Centers.
UND is the first institution in the nation to become a part of U.S. Space Force’s University Partnership Program.
With close ties to U.S. Space Force, U.S. Space Command, and NASA you'll have opportunities to engage with the cutting edge of space industry.