A minor in astronomy is offered to cadets who desire to complement their major area of study with additional work in the field of astronomy. The student must complete the following courses:
- PY 160-161 and PY 155-156
- AT 201 - The Solar System
- AT 204 - Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
- AT 301 - Observational Techniques
- AT 306 - Introductory Astrophysics
A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all courses required for the minor.