Astronomy and Planetary Science, PhD


Astronomy and Planetary Science

Doctor of Philosophy

Traditional Online

Competency-Based Online

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Astronomy and Planetary Science, Doctor of Philosophy

The PhD program in Astronomy and Planetary Science prepares you to work in academics, government, or industrial research. You will complete a 10-course core curriculum and work on an original research project under the direction of a faculty mentor.  Your research work will culminate in an oral presentation and a dissertation.



  • Flagstaff

Minimum units for completion 90
Additional admissions requirements Admission requirements above admission to NAU are required.

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