Undergraduate Embedded Certificate in Astrophysics

The School of Physics offers an undergraduate embedded certificate in Astrophysics.

For more information and how to apply, click here.

Program of Study

Required
PHYS 2021The Solar System3
or PHYS 2022 Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
PHYS 3021Nuclear Astrophysics and Stellar Evolution3
Electives 16
Relativity
Cosmology
Atomic Physics
Fundamentals of Astrophysics (with Chair approval)
Special Topics
Undergraduate Research (with Chair approval)
Total Credit Hours12
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There are courses offered at Georgia State University that would satisfy certificate requirements: ASTO 3500 Fundamentals of Astronomy and Astrophysics and ASTRO 4000 Fundamentals of Astrophysics. Students should speak with an advisor and consult certificate requirements for transfer coursework.