Aerospace EngineeringDoctor of Philosophy

About us

Ohio State’s AE graduate program, which is ranked in the top 20 nationally, is changing the way we think about flight. Our students are developing pressure-sensitive paint for aerodynamic measurements; creating the tech for distributed aircraft engine control implementation; improving the performance of supersonic aircraft; and much more. Your work at Ohio State will help you soar to new heights.

Click here to view our graduate program brochure or request more information about this program. 

Upcoming Events

Scarlet and Gray Preview Day: MAE Graduate Programs

Research Information Sessions - Click Here to Learn More & Register 


  • 11/3 - Dr. Vasques - Nuclear Engineering
  • 11/12 - Dr. Stockar - Center for Automotive Research

MAE Admissions Webinars - Click Here to Register

  • November 2, 2021 @ 2pm EST
  • November 10, 2021 @ 9pm EST

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering has a select number of application fee waivers for students who participate in the admissions webinars. If you attend a session, you will be sent a link to submit a copy of your unofficial transcript and provide a brief (paragraph or two) research statement explaining your previous research experience. Please note, not all students will be selected for the application fee waiver.