Space Force Association partners with top aerospace university Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
— Dr. Andy Aldrin, Program Coordinator, Masters in Space Operations, ERAU
DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, June 23, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Space Force Association (SFA) partners with top aerospace university Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to provide student opportunities and support programs in the university and research collaborations between the SFA and Embry-Riddle.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has long been recognized as a world leader in aerospace education. The university is ranked #1 in online education and residential campuses rank in the top 10 in five categories, including Best Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical Engineering and Most Innovative Undergraduate Programs (2022, U.S. News & World Report). The non-profit university is home to more than 32,0500 students across the world.
The Space Force Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is the only professional military association whose sole purpose is to support the U.S. Space Force through research, education, and advocacy to achieve a superior national space power. The organization is open to military and civilians.
SFA Founder and President Bill Woolf (Col. USAF, Ret) said, “The partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will allow both the SFA and Embry-Riddle to share research and develop “other assets. This collaboration will benefit not only their students, but also the greater space community.”
Both organizations will support training and development opportunities for space students and professionals. The collaboration will include (among other opportunities) publishing research articles in The Space Force Journal, conducting space-related research in partnership with the SFA National Spacepower Center (NSC), and participating in SFA conferences and roundtables. . Embry-Riddle students will receive reduced rates for SFA membership and meetings.
Dr. Andy Aldrin Embry-Riddle’s Program Coordinator, Master’s Space Operations commented, “Today is the most dynamic period in the evolution of space programs that I have seen in my life. It is an incredible honor for Embry-Riddle to work with the Space Force Association to help them shape the future and develop the leaders of tomorrow’s space programs.
For more information or to join the SFA, visit ussfa.org. To learn more about Embry-Riddle and its offerings, visit erau.edu.
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Journalists around the world contact Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University for content experts in all aspects of aviation, aviation business, aerospace, engineering, and STEM-related fields. Our faculty experts specialize in unmanned and autonomous systems, security and intelligence, air traffic and airport management, astronomy, human factors psychology, meteorology, spaceflight operations, urban air mobility and much more. Visit the Embry-Riddle Newsroom for story ideas.
Embry-Riddle educates more than 32,500 students at its residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona, at approximately 110 campuses worldwide and through online degree programs. In 2022, U.S. News & World Report named Embry-Riddle Worldwide the top national provider of online bachelor’s degree programs.
About the Space Forces Association:
The Space Force Association (SFA) is the only independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves as a professional military association whose sole purpose is to support the United States Space Force, United States Space Command, the America’s national space power at large, and the efforts of our global partners and allies in space exploration. Its primary functions are to seek, inform, and advocate for superior space power by shaping a space force that provides credible deterrence in competition, dominant capability in combat, and professional services for all partners. Additionally, the SFA’s primary function is to provide support to the men and women of the US Space Force. Membership is open to military and civilians. For more information about the SFA, please visit ussfa.org.
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