Take an Astronomy Class
Observe and Analyze the Universe
Note: Mission College does not offer an AS/AA degree or Certificate of Achievement in Astronomy.
Ever wonder what's up in the sky? Mission College astronomy classes take place on earth, but look up towards the sky.
Examine the origins of the solar system, the galaxies, and the evolution of our own sun. Study the stars that fill the night sky.
- Classes require little math.
- Astronomy is one of the most sought after General Education class.
MESA students are offered opportunities to improve STEM skills alongside professional development. Advance your education in math, science, engineering, and technology at four-year colleges. MESA Program.
Astronomy Jobs Near Me
- Strong written and oral communication.
- Organization and attention to detail.
- Analytical and problem solving skills.
- Ability to conduct and synthesize research.
- Systems analysis.
- Mathematical and deductive reasoning.
- Critical thinking.
Career PathsIf you don't know what to major in, or you already have a major but don't know how it translates into a career, start here. At Mission we can help you research your major and career options so you can make informed decisions. Read more about Career paths.
- College Professor
- Research Scientist
- Planetarium Director
- Aetonautical Engineer