So You Want To Be An Astronaut? Listen Up
If your childhood dream was to wear a spacesuit and take off in a rocket, good news: NASA is hiring. Here's what you need to know before you apply.By Katie Link | November 4, 2015
The last time NASA went on a hiring spree was in 2013, and only 8 out of more than 6,100 applicants got the gig. So we've taken a look at the astronaut job requirements to determine those of us who "need not apply."
Here's what NASA is looking for: a bachelor's degree. If your diploma says engineering, biological science, physical science, mathematics, or clinical psychology, you're in luck. A master's or doctoral degree will definitely help, but isn't requried. (Video via NASA)