Current Graduate Course Schedule

Graduate Courses

While we have a nominal two-year course rotation, small modifications to this may be made to accommodate faculty sabbaticals, buy-outs, student interest, etc.

Two Year Graduate Course Rotation

YEAR A, FALL
ASTR 503 Astrophysics Lyra
ASTR 565 Stellar Interiors Jackiewicz
ASTR 535 Observational Techniques Holtzman
ASTR 605 Interstellar Medium Walterbos
YEAR A, SPRING
ASTR 630 Numerical and Statistics Methods in Astrophysics Holtzman
ASTR 621 Planetary System Formation Lyra
ASTR 670 Heliophysics McAteer
YEAR B, FALL
ASTR 503 Astrophysics Lyra
ASTR 555 Galaxies Prescott
ASTR 620 Planetary Surface and Atmospheric Processes Chanover
YEAR B, SPRING
ASTR 506 Stellar Dynamics and Hydrodynamics Lyra
ASTR 545 Stellar Spectroscopy Churchill
ASTR 616 Galaxies II Klypin, Finlator

In addition, in any given semester you can take the ASTR 598 “research” course for 3 credits. An overview of the expectations of this course can be found   here.