Astronomy, BA

Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Major: Astronomy

Program Overview

The BA in Astronomy provides a theoretical foundation and practical experience in the field of astronomy. The program offers flexible coursework in astronomy, math, and physics that helps to facilitate double or secondary majors. Students develop skills in data analysis, computational methods, and science communication. This program prepares students for study in astronomy at the graduate level. The program is also good preparation for careers in data science, science education, public outreach, and related fields.

Undergraduate Policies

For undergraduate policies and procedures, please review the Undergraduate Academics section of the General Bulletin.

Accelerated Master's Programs

Undergraduate students may participate in accelerated programs toward graduate or professional degrees. For more information and details of the policies and procedures related to accelerated studies, please visit the Undergraduate Academics section of the General Bulletin.