The U.S. Air Force Academy offers a four-year bachelor's degree in aeronautical engineering. Students take general education courses along with courses in engineering and aeronautics.Coursework includes aero-thermodynamics, computational aerodynamics, aircraft performance, propulsion, aero-elasticity, flight testing techniques, and aircraft and aircraft engine design. Students admitted to the USAFA must be U.S. citizens or authorized international students, they must be single and have no dependents and be between ages 17 and 23. Applicants must be nominated for admission by a member of congress from their state. Known as cadets, students U.S. Air Force members. All school fees are free and students receive basic pay each month.
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