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CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 NOTICE

Mason will start the fall semester as scheduled on Monday, August 24, with a mix of in-person instruction, expanded online classes, and research activities. Review Mason's Safe Return to Campus Plan and explore College level resources

Gravitational wave

Expand your understanding of what lies beyond the Earth's atmosphere. 

Earth, Atmosphere

Program Highlights

  • Expand your understanding of the fundamental principles of astronomy beyond the introductory level
  • Deepen your understanding of and further develop your analytical skills
  • The astronomy minor is an attractive option for students majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM)

Course Catalog

Review admission and course requirements for this degree: