Aerospace Department

Andrew Symonds

Aerospace Advisor

Phone: (615) 898-2055
Fax: (615) 904-8273
Office Location: BAS S236
MTSU Box 67 - BAS S236
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Andrew Symonds joined the Aerospace Department in February of 2008. Prior to that Mr. Symonds worked in Admissions at Jacksonville State University as an Admissions Counselor and the Middle Tennessee State University Admissions Office as an Assistant Director. He received his B.A. from JSU (2003) and his M.S. from JSU (2005). His professional and collegiate memberships have included the Delta Chi Fraternity, the Chi Theta Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa, the Alabama Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (ALACRAO), the Tennessee Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (TACRAO), the Southern Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (SACRAO), and the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA).

Mr. Symonds provides academic advising and guidance to current and potential students; he works primarily with new freshmen and transfer students, but assists all students within the Aerospace Department and within the College of Basic and Applied Sciences. He reviews student overload, course substitution and Academic Fresh Start requests before final approval.

MTSU Aerospace has been accredited since 1992. The Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) has accredited all five of the Aerospace concentrations!  For more information, click here.
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Step 1:
Download and read the Additional Information Packet thoroughly and review the additional costs of flight labs.

Step 2:
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