The BA in astronomy provides students with a unified view of solar and space sciences, planetary systems (our solar system and others), stellar and galactic astronomy, and cosmology. We provide hands-on education that equips students interested in pursuing graduate degrees or careers in aerospace, technical or computer industries.

  • Get a chance to pursue one of two tracks of study: general astronomy or astrophysics/physics

  • Gain hands-on experience with telescopes, optics, instrumentation, computer image processing and computer modeling

  • Learn from experts at a top university in the exploration and study of space