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
or ASTR 203 Introduction to Astronomy and Astrophysics
ASTR 1103Introductory Astronomy Lab1
ASTR 1304Solar System3
PHYS 401Current Topics in Physics and Astronomy (1 sh, must be repeated for total of 2sh)2
Minimum 10 hours from the following:10
Life in the Universe
Observational Astronomy
Contemporary Frontiers in Astronomy
Stellar Structure and Evolution
Galaxies and Cosmology
Total Hours19

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