Campus Astronomy and Astrophysics Masters Graduate Programs
A masters degree in astronomy could be a good fit for those with a background in physics. Potential career options include becoming an astronomer, working in engineering, becoming an educator and much more.
- Rochester, NYRochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology
There has never been a more exciting time to study the universe beyond the confines of the Earth. A new generation of advanced ground-based and space-borne telescopes and enormous increases in computing power are enabling a golden age of astrophysics...
- Pullman, WAPullman, WA
Washington State University
Areas of interest: Astronomy, Materials Science, Nuclear Physics, Optical Physics, Theoretical and Computational Physics...
- Denver, CODenver, CO
University of Denver
The Department has major research programs in: - Atmospheric spectroscopy and radiometry, involving worldwide studies of infrared radiation using high-altitude balloons, research aircraft, and ground-based equipment and theoretical studies of molecular...
- Illkirch-Graffenstaden, FranceIllkirch-Graffenstaden, France
International Space University
The Master of Space Studies (MSS), an 11-month program, is geared to investing students with the necessary competitive edge to begin a career in space...
- Illkirch-Graffenstaden, France
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
Theoretical astrophysics concentrates on numerous topics related to compact objects - white dwarfs, neutron stars, and black holes. Observational astronomy and astrophysics research is conducted in multi wavelength imagery and spectroscopy studies of "a...
- Keele, United KingdomKeele, United Kingdom
Keele is a residential campus university set in beautiful Staffordshire parkland.
- Las Cruces, NMLas Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University
The Astronomy Department at NMSU offers programs leading to the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Graduate coursework includes, but not limited to, topics in astrophysics, stellar atmospheres, observational techniques, the interstel...
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
- Charlottesville, VACharlottesville, VA
University of Virginia
- Socorro, NMSocorro, NM
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
New Mexico Tech Astronomical Research Facilities;Magdalena Ridge Observatory - optical/IR single telescope + interferometer, presently under construction;Etscorn Campus Observatory - Student Training;2 Element Radio Interferometer - Student...
- San Diego, CASan Diego, CA
San Diego State University
Two year MS program includes 5 core astronomy courses + 4 elective courses + research thesis. Excellent preparation for PhD or for a career in teachin...
- Honolulu, HIHonolulu, HI
University of Hawaii At Manoa
The University of Hawaii offers a broad graduate program that is focussed on the PhD. Students are guided by a 30-strong graduate faculty based in the university's Institute for Astronomy. Most student research programs are carried out with the telescop...
- Lethbridge, ABLethbridge, AB
University of Lethbridge
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)...
- Urbana, ILUrbana, IL
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
The goal of the graduate program in astronomy is to provide broadly based training in modern astrophysics and astronomy for a small and carefully selected student body.
- Ann Arbor, MIAnn Arbor, MI
University of Michigan
A wide variety of research, outreach, teaching, and coursework opportunities are available to astronomy graduate students at the University of Michigan. World-class resources, including the twin Magellan 6.5-m telescopes, the 1.3 and 2.4-m telescopes at...
- Boulder, COBoulder, CO
University of Colorado - Boulder
- Glenrothes, United KingdomGlenrothes, United Kingdom
University of St Andrews
Physics, Physics with electronics, Physics with photonics, Physics with solid state sciences, Astrophysics,Theoretical physics, Mathematics and theoretical physics, Mathematics and physics, Chemistry and physics,Computer science and physics, Logic and p...
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
The department has a strong tradition of research in radio astronomy, particularly in investigations using radio interferometry.
- Rostock, GermanyRostock, Germany
University of Rostock
- Ames, IAAmes, IA
Iowa State University
- Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GA
Georgia State University
The Department of Physics and Astronomy works closely with the graduate students on theoretical and experimental research in the following areas: atomic physics, biophysics, molecular physics, nuclear physics, condensed matter physics, astronomy, and as...
- Melbourne, FLMelbourne, FL
Florida Institute of Technology
The space sciences graduate program stresses many subfields of space studies, such as stellar and extragalactic astrophysics, solar-terrestrial interrelation (space weather, solar energetic particles), cosmic ray physics, energetic radiation from thunde...
- Seattle, WASeattle, WA
University of Washington
Ours is a close-knit, moderate-sized department with 16 tenured and research faculty and 25 graduate students. This is a high faculty-student ratio. It reflects both the care that our students receive as well as the wide range of scientific interests in...