Aerospace engineers typically work in an indoor, office environment. This is because highly advanced computers are needed for designing, building, tests, evaluations, etc...
The lowest amount of schooling needed to be an aeronautical engineer would be a bachelor's degree. For high school students seeking to become this type on engineer should look at classes such as chemistry, physics, and lots of math. Algebra, trigonometry, and calculus are suggested.
Although the job outlook is declining, ( -2% ) the outlook changes based on new technologies and data. Therefore, this outlook is only temporary. It is very easy to increase or decrease.