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  Jan 18, 2018
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Astronomy Minor

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Program: Minor
Department of Physics  
College of Arts and Sciences

Kettler Hall 126B ~ 260-481-6306 ~


  • If you are interested in neutron stars, black holes, near earth asteroids, exoplanets, and dark matter, then you may earn a minor in astronomy by completing the following credits.

Program Delivery:

  • This program is available on-campus

Declaring this minor:

  • You must contact the Department of Physics  to declare this minor.

Program Requirements:

  • Courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better in each course. 
  • At least 6 credits must be earned as resident credit at the 200 level or above.
  • Student Responsibilities:  You are responsible for satisfying the graduation requirements specified for your selected program.  Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies, and procedures governing your academic career.  All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean.

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