Aerospace Studies Minor

Department of Aerospace Studies

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ROTC Armory, 221 South Columbia Street, CB# 7480

(919) 962-2074

Eric Theriault, Chair

The aerospace studies minor is for students looking to explore topics such as heritage and values of the U.S. Air Force; the application of air power; leadership, management, and ethics training; and national security affairs with Air Force officers and AFROTC cadets. The minor in aerospace studies is open to all UNC–Chapel Hill students.

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must:

  • take at least nine hours of their minor "core" requirements at UNC–Chapel Hill
  • earn a minimum of 12 hours of C or better in the minor (some minors require more)

For more information, please consult the degree requirements section of the catalog.

Core Requirements
Students may select courses for the minor from the following list:14
Heritage and Values of the United States Air Force
Heritage and Values of the United States Air Force
Team and Air Force Leadership Fundamentals
Team and Air Force Leadership Fundamentals II
Leading People and Effective Communication I
Leading People and Effective Communication II
Air and Space Expeditionary Training
National Security Affairs and Preparation for Active Duty
National Security Affairs and Preparation for Active Duty
Air Power and Modern Warfare
Total Hours14

Students must complete a minimum of 12 hours of coursework with a grade of C or better. The remaining two hours must be completed with a grade of C- or better.