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Astronomy is part of the general education program at American River College. The astronomy course offerings include Introduction to Astronomy, The Solar System, Stars/Galaxies/Cosmology, Introduction to Astrobiology, Honors Introduction to Astronomy, Independent Studies in Astronomy, and an Astronomy Laboratory. All courses comply with general education transfer requirements.

Degrees Offered

  • A.S. in General Science
  • Dean Joel Keebler
  • Department Chair Shih-Wen Young
  • Phone (916) 484-8107