Space Science and Engineering

Minor only

This minor is open to all undergraduates who have the prerequisites for the required courses. It aims to prepare students for a career in Space Science and Space Engineering, either directly as an entering professional in industry, government laboratories and other organizations or as a graduate student. The minor will enable you to apply your understanding and mastery of the fundamental scientific, engineering, and mathematical principles obtained through your major to space science and space engineering; help you develop interdisciplinary approaches to technical activities; and improve your ability to work in multidisciplinary teams.

Highlights of the Hopkins Program

An internship specific to this program is offered with the Applied Physics Laboratory.


Suggested First Semester Course(s)
  • Appropriate level of science based on major interest

Career Exploration

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