Minors

Aerospace Studies

In order for the student to minor in Aerospace Studies a minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all courses used to satisfy the minor. A minimum of 12 semester hours of the 16 semester hours required must be earned at USF. Grades less than "C" (GPA of 2.0) or "S" grades will not be accepted. Students will not be able to use credit through exam or independent study for application to the minor. This program will provide the student an understanding of management and leadership concepts as they relate to military officers. In addition, students will analyze the evolution of American defense policy and strategy. Special emphasis is placed on developing the student's communication skills.

Specific Course Requirements for the Minor

Total credit hours required: 16

REQUIRED COURSES

AFR 3220 Air Force Leadership and Management I (3)
AFR 3231 Air Force Leadership and Management II (3)
AFR 4201 National Security Affairs and Preparation for Activity Duty I (3)
AFR 4211 National Security Affairs and Preparation for Active Duty II (3)

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Combination of 4 credit hours from any of the military elective courses below:
AFR 1101 Foundation of the United States Air Force Part I (1)
AFR 1120 Foundation of the United States Air Force Part II (1)
AFR 2130 The Evolution of USAF Aerospace Power Part 1 (1)
AFR 2140 The Evolution of USAF Aerospace Power Part 2 (1)
AFR 2940 Basic Aerospace Internship

OPTIONAL COURSES

MSL 1001C Leadership in the Army Profession (2)
MSL 1002C Leadership Models and Methods (2)
MSL 2101C Individual Leadership Studies (2)
MSL 2102C Leadership in Changing Environments (2)
MSL 3201C Leading Teams (3)
MSL 3202C Leading Small Units (3)
MSL 4302C Preparing for Army Leadership (3)