By Joseluis Ramirez 3rd hr

Basic information about being an astronomer

A astronomer is a scientist that study the galaxy and the planets and stars

Pros and Cons

Pros-good things about being an astronomer

  1. You get pay 165,000 per year to look at stars and study them
  2. You get to see different planets
  3. You only work 30 to 40 hours a week

Cons-bad things about being an astronomer

  1. You will only work like two day a week
  2. NASA space research budget will be declining by over 30 percent in the next 7 years.
  3. You only be able to see clear stars when you are working

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What you need to do in high school and college to become one

  1. If you are a high school student who wants to become an astronomer It's important to take a lot of academic classes in high school if you want a career in any of the sciences, so make sure you fit in four years of science, math, english, and social studies.
  2. You need a bachelor degree and a advance graduate degree


Do you like stars and like to learn about space then you should become a astronomer I now there is some pros and cons but you get to work 30 to 40 hours a week. In order to become one you you need to take four years of science,math,English and social studies in high school. You will need a bachelors degree so if you like to learn more or study the galaxy and like to take care of it to see if anything heppen so if you become a astronomer you can be a guardian of the galaxy