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Department of Earth & Space Science
Space Science Center, Room 101
235 Martindale Drive
Morehead, KY 40351
Phone: 606-783-2381
Fax: 606-783-5040

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Program Info
This bachelor's degree program is designed to prepare students for graduate level work in astrophysics. The curriculum is rigorous enough for graduates to pursue a diverse number of careers after graduation or to continue on to advanced degrees. Graduates will have a marketable set of skills (knowledge of physics, laboratory experience, adaptability and critical thinking) to pursue a professional career in a variety of fields.
Bachelor of Science in Physics - Area of Concentration in Astrophysics
Astrophysics Track, B.S. in Physics - Careers

Exciting career opportunities in research, teaching, software development and education public outreach are available at National Research Laboratories, Professional Research Observatories, Colleges, Universities, Museums and Planetaria.

Space Science, B.S. - Careers

U.S. is reliant on space for economic, defense and research purposes. The space economy is robust and numerous job opportunities exist in Space Systems Development Satellite Systems Space Communication Systems

Admission to Morehead State University (see MSU admission requirements).

 General admissions requirements for Morehead State University. No additional admission requirements.

 Program Requirements: The B.S. in Physics/Area of Concentration in Astrophysics draws upon courses in physics, astronomy, and mathematics. The specific course requirements are available in the online undergraduate catalog found at: and the suggested course sequence is found on the Curriculum Map.

Department of Earth and Space Sciences

Mail:  150 University Blvd., 101 SSC, Morehead, KY 40351

Physical Address:  Space Science Center, 235 Martindale Dr., Morehead, KY 40351  

Phone: 606.783.2381
Fax: 606.783.5040

E-mail: Dr. Thomas G. Pannuti

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