Some of the qualifications include a bachelors’ degree PLUS some further advanced studies. Must also be able to swim laps and tread water for 10 minutes WHILE WEARING A FULL ASTRONAUT FLIGHT SUIT AND SNEAKERS! Also need a grasp of Russian to be able to communicate with cosmonauts. Required to gain SCUBA certification and take multiple rides in a jet to mimic zero gravity conditions.
Which requirements would trip YOU up?