Meet with a CSM counselor to discuss how to achieve academic goals and to develop a comprehensive student educational plan (SEP).
University Transfer Program
60-70 transferable units
California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities
The Astronomy Associates of Science Degree program is intended to provide a solid background for STEM students to pursue further studies in astronomy and astrophysics. Most of the courses in this program are aligned with the requirements for transfer to baccalaureate institutions, and designed to apply towards higher degrees in the astronomical sciences.
|Required Core Courses: 35 units||Units|
|ASTR 100||Introduction to Astronomy||3 units|
|ASTR 115||The Solar System||3 units|
|ASTR 125||Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology||3 units|
|ASTR 103||Observational Astronomy Lab||1 unit|
|ASTR 210||Fundamentals of Astrophysics||4 units|
|MATH 251||Calculus with Analytic Geometry I||5 units|
|MATH 252||Calculus with Analytic Geometry II||5 units|
|MATH 253||Calculus with Analytic Geometry III||5 units|
|PHYS 250||Physics with Calculus I||4 units|
|PHYS 260||Physics with Calculus II||4 units|
|PHYS 270||Physics with Calculus III||4 units|
Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.