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Since 1795, we’ve been challenging convention, blurring boundaries and shaking up traditional thinking.
At Union, we cultivate an environment that’s as conducive to studying Shakespearean sonnets or neuroscience as it is to starting a new club or organizing a fundraiser for a community in need.
Return to: Majors, Minors, and Other Programs
The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers academic minors in physics, astronomy, and astrophysics.
Note: Physics majors are recommended to minor in Astrophysics rather than Astronomy.
Choose a core physics group sequence
Choose one from the following:
*Three-term Astronomy practicum option (one-credit is earned upon completion of AST-292)