University of Minnesota

Astrophysics (BA)

College: College of Liberal Arts (BA)

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Strong Interest Inventory Code(s): ISE

Explore diverse fields such as the solar system, star formation, stellar evolution, the structure and makeup of the interstellar medium in the Milky Way, and the structure and evolution of the universe.

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How to Get In

How to Get In

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  • Contact Prof. Bob Gerhz ( to declare
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  • How to Transfer to CLA

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