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Advisers: Suzan Edwards, James Lowenthal

The astrophysics minor is another possible route for a student who is considering a career as a professional astronomer. Central to this approach is a strong physics background, coupled with exposure to topics in modern astrophysics. Students are advised to acquire a facility in computer programming. Especially well-prepared students may enroll in graduate courses in the Five College Astronomy Department.

Requirements for the Minor