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Astronomy Minor

A minor in Astronomy provides another option especially for students majoring in Arts and Social Sciences to get a degree in science that is not math intensive but very interesting and appealing.

Required Courses
ASTR 1303Stars and the Universe3
ASTR 1103Stars and the Universe Lab1
ASTR 1304Solar System3
ASTR 1104Solar System Lab1
PHYS 401Current Topics in Physics and Astronomy (1 sh, must be repeated for total of 2sh)2
Minimum 10 hours from the following:10
The Science in Science Fiction
Life in the Universe
Observational Astronomy
Contemporary Frontiers in Astronomy
Stellar Structure and Evolution
Galaxies and Cosmology
Total Hours20