University of Pittsburgh



4200 Fifth Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States


1-412- 624-9300

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.S.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In the Department of Physics and Astronomy, students seeking an MS degree in astronomy concentrate on the fundamentals of the field and are expected to demonstrate by examination their mastery of the discipline. Dissertation research for the PhD can be carried out in radioastronomy, astrophysics, positional astronomy, or astronomical instrumentation.



Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: To determine eligiblity for federal student aid, students should begin by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 00337900

Locale: Large City

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