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Program at a Glance

College of Engineering and Computer Science
Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
$369.65 per credit hour
$1,194.05 per credit hour

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The Master of Science in Guidance, Control and Dynamics (MSME) is designed to prepare students for careers as engineers in the aerospace industry. The curriculum is developed with strong emphasis in courses related to guidance control and dynamics with applications in aerospace engineering.

Please Note: Mechanical Engineering MSME, Guidance Control and Dynamics Track may be completed fully online, although not all elective options or program prerequisites may be offered online. Newly admitted students choosing to complete this program exclusively via UCF online classes may enroll with a reduction in campus-based fees.

International students (F or J visa) are required to enroll in a full-time course load of 9 credit hours during the fall and spring semesters. Only 3 of the 9 credit hours may be taken in a completely online format. For a detailed listing of enrollment requirements for international students, please visit If you have questions, please consult UCF Global at (407) 823-2337.

UCF is not authorized to provide online courses or instruction to students in some states. Refer to State Restrictions for current information.

This program has potential ties to professional licensure or certification in the field. For more information on how this program may prepare you in that regard, please visit

Application Deadlines

December 1
July 1
July 1
January 15

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Career Opportunities

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.
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