Astronomy compels the soul to look upward, and leads us from this world to another.

– Plato
Outer space

Interested in the planets, the sun, the stars, and life beyond Earth?

Take Astronomy. We offer courses for science and non-science majors.

What You’ll Study
  • Astronomy

Visit our catalog for information about the courses and program learning outcomes for students taking Astronomy.

Adjunct Faculty
  • Scott Huggenberger
Astronomy Department

Location: SEM, Room 259
T: (714) 484-7000 ext. 48638
Department Chair: Michael Frey,