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Degree in Astronomy

Degree in Astronomy
Creating new professionals in the Astronomical and Research area

Race Code:

Academic degree: Bachelor of Arts in Astronomy
Duration: 8 semesters

Entry requirements:

  • Secondary Education: 10%
  • Ranking: 20%
  • PSU Language and Communication: 10%
  • PSU Mathematics: 50%
  • PSU Sciences: 10%

Egress Profile:

The Bachelor Degree in Astronomy in its role as a trainer of future (as) scientists, is an area of ​​great potential in the context of scientific and technological research in the country. Its purpose is to be a base in the formation of advanced human capital in the area. The graduate will acquire knowledge in Astronomy, Physics and Mathematics, in conjunction with the necessary competencies to develop as a future scientist and to access postgraduate studies.

Occupational field:

The Bachelor in Astronomy can be developed in: Universities and Higher Education Institutes, Astronomical Observatories and Radio Observatories, Institutes and Research Centers, Software Development and Scientific Instrumentation Companies, State and Private Companies, Tourism Companies Scientific and Astronomical, Consulting or Advice to certain institutions in the field of physics.

Desirable skills:

  • Abilities towards research in the scientific field.

Vacancies: 20
Studies Regime: Semiannual
Continuity of Studies: The Bachelor in Astronomy is qualified to pursue postgraduate studies such as Master's and Doctorate in the same discipline or in another related field.

Weighted: 500
PSU score - 2018 admission: 599,10 - 770,70

Information: School of Pedagogy in Sciences, Andrés Bello Campus, Cisternas Avenue N ° 1200 B, 1 ° Floor, La Serena.

Phones: 51-2 204105 / 51-2 204128

Faculty Website: fciencias.userena.cl

Career with System of Transferable Credits (SCT).
Career with Curriculum Renewal Valid from 2013.

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