Sheila Swyrtek Program Coordinator
Phone: (810) 232-9312
Location: Gorman Science Center G1214
Associate in Science
Astronomy / Astrophysics is the application of physical principles to the study of the formation of planets, stars, galaxies, etc. and what drives their evolutionary processes. Despite the use of two terms, astronomers and astrophysicists receive basically the same training.
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