Academics

Graduates of the Air Force Academy must be intellectually prepared to assume professional and leadership roles. The academic curriculum offers a balanced sequence of required courses that develops future Air Force officers with innovative, analytical and resourceful minds. You’ll receive a broad education in the basic sciences, engineering, humanities and social sciences. The Air Force Academy offers majors ranging from aeronautical engineering to political science and minors in foreign languages and philosophy. You’ll take elective courses that suit you and give you a background for possible graduate education during your career.