Study 25 to 35 Hours per Week -- find out more

Astronomy Minor - 28 to 29 units required

The purpose of the astronomy minor is to provide students an opportunity to learn about and analyze astronomical phenomena and processes. A minor in astronomy provides a background for graduate-level studies in astronomy or work in related fields.

Minor Coordinator

Name Department Email Phone Office
Dr. David Mitchell Physics 805-756-5290 180-614

Astronomy Minor Coursework

Please click here to refer to the catalog for the most up-to-date minor requirements.

Related Content


  • Not feeling well but don't want to miss your appointment? Just call us! We can either reschedule or change your appointment to a phone appointment.
  • New! Online appointment scheduling now available! For general advising appointments only. Please call to schedule if you have a special case or academic probation requirement.

Campus Map

View campus map


View catalog